Salerno

geographical name
Sa·​ler·​no | \ sə-ˈlər-(ˌ)nō How to pronounce Salerno (audio) , sä-ˈler-\

Definition of Salerno

commune and port on the Gulf of Salerno (an inlet of the Tyrrhenian Sea) in southern Italy, east-southeast of Naples population 132,608

Other Words from Salerno

Salernitan \ sə-​ˈlər-​nə-​tən How to pronounce Salernitan (audio) , -​ˈler-​ \ adjective or noun

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