Definitions for bodonibəˈdoʊ ni
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Giambattista, 1740–1813, Italian painter and printer.
a style of type based on a design by G. Bodoni.
Bodoni, Gianbattista Bodoni(noun)
Italian printer who designed the Bodoni font (1740-1813)
modern, modern font, Bodoni, Bodoni font(noun)
a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an Italian printer; settled at Parma, where his press was set up in the ducal palace, whence issued magnificent editions of the classics, Horace, Virgil, Tacitus, Tasso, and, last of all, Homer. He was often tempted to Rome, but he refused to quit Parma and the patronage of the ducal house there (1740-1813).