Definition of Padua in US English:

Padua

proper noun

  • A city in northeastern Italy; population 211,936 (2008). It was the birthplace of Livy, and Galileo taught at its university from 1592 to 1610.

    Italian name Padova

Pronunciation

Padua

/ˈpædʒʊə//ˈpajo͝oə/