Little Italy

plural Little Italies

Definition of Little Italy

: a quarter or section (as in a city) populated chiefly by Italian immigrants or by persons of Italian descent

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First Known Use of Little Italy

1885, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Little Italy was in 1885

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“Little Italy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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