Palermo

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geographical name Pa·ler·mo \pə-ˈlər-(ˌ)mō, pä-ˈler-\
variants: or ancient

Panormus

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Panhormus

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Definition of Palermo

  1. city, and capital of Sicily, Italy; a port on the Bay of Palermo (an inlet of the Tyrrhenian Sea) population 657,561

Palermitan

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