Reggio

geographical name
Reg·​gio | \ ˈre-(ˌ)jō How to pronounce Reggio (audio) , -jē-(ˌ)ō\

Definition of Reggio

1 or Reggio di Calabria \ dē-​kä-​ˈlä-​brē-​ä How to pronounce Reggio di Calabria (audio) \ or Reggio Calabria or ancient Rhegium \ ˈrē-​jē-​əm How to pronounce Rhegium (audio) \ commune and port on the Strait of Messina in southern Italy population 180,817
2 or Reggio nell'Emilia \ ˌne-​le-​ˈmēl-​yä How to pronounce Reggio nell'Emilia (audio) \ or Reggio Emilia commune in Emilia-Romagna, northern Italy, northwest of Bologna population 162,082

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