Brescia (Italian: [ˈbreʃʃia] ( listen); Lombard: Brèsa [ˈbrɛsɔ] or [ˈbrɛhɔ]; Laitin: Brixia) is a ceety an comune in the region o Lombardy in northren Italy.

Brescia, Italy
Città di Brescia
Panorama o Brescia
Panorama o Brescia
Banner o Brescia, Italy
Banner
Coat of airms o Brescia, Italy
Coat airms
Eik-name(s): 

Leonessa d'Italia ("Lioness o Italy")
La città della Mille Miglia ("The Ceety o the Mille Miglia")
Motto(s): 
Brixia fidelis ("Brescia Faithfu")
Brescia, Italy is locatit in Italy
Brescia, Italy
Brescia, Italy
Location o Brescia, Italy in Italy
Coordinates: 45°32′30″N 10°13′00″E / 45.54167°N 10.21667°E / 45.54167; 10.21667Coordinates: 45°32′30″N 10°13′00″E / 45.54167°N 10.21667°E / 45.54167; 10.21667
KintraItaly
RegionLombardy
ProvinceProvince o Brescia (BS)
First settlement:
Celtic settlement:
Roman settlement:
1200 BC

7t century BC

89 BC
FrazioniFornaci, Sant'Eufemia, San Polo, Urago Mella, Sant'Anna, Mompiano
Govrenment
 • MayorEmilio Del Bono (PD)
Area
 • Total90.7 km2 (35.0 sq mi)
Elevation
149 m (489 ft)
Population
 (31 Julie 2014)[1]
 • Total195,568
 • Density2,200/km2 (5,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Bresciani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
25100
Dialin code030
Patron sauntSts. Faustino an Giovita
Saunt dayFebruar 15
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns—Sister ceetiesEedit

Brescia is twinned wi:

ReferencesEedit

  1. ISTAT Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine
  2. "Bethlehem Municipality". www.bethlehem-city.org. Retrieved 3 Apryle 2014.
  3. Massimo Tedeschi (2008). Il palazzo e la città. Storia del Consiglio comunale di Brescia (1946-2006) (in Italian). Brescia: Grafo edizioni.
  4. "Bouaké official website" (in French). mairiebke.e-monsite.com. Retrieved 2 August 2014.
  5. "Official website of the UVICOCI-Union des Villes et Communes de Côte d'ivoire" (in French). Archived frae the original on 14 Juin 2013. Retrieved 2 August 2014.
  6. "Städtepartnerschaften und Internationales". Büro für Städtepartnerschaften und internationale Beziehungen (in German). Archived frae the original on 23 Julie 2013. Retrieved 26 Julie 2013.
  7. "Press coverage of the Municipality of Brescia" (in Italian). servizi.comune.brescia.it. Archived frae the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 2 August 2014.
  8. 友好城市 (Friendly cities) Archived 2014-07-19 at the Wayback Machine, 市外办 (Foreign Affairs Office), 2008-03-22. (Translation by Google Translate.)
  9. 国际友好城市一览表 (International Friendship Cities List) Archived 2013-11-13 at the Wayback Machine, 2011-01-20. (Translation by Google Translate.)
  10. 友好交流 (Friendly exchanges) Archived 2014-11-12 at the Wayback Machine, 2011-09-13. (Translation by Google Translate.)