Siena

geographical name
Si·​ena | \ sē-ˈe-nä How to pronounce Siena (audio) \
variants: or chiefly formerly Sienna

Definition of Siena

commune south of Florence in Tuscany, central Italy population 53,000

Other Words from Siena

Sienese or Siennese \ ˌsē-​ə-​ˈnēz How to pronounce Siennese (audio) , -​ˈnēs \ adjective or noun

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