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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Versace, Gianni Versacenoun

    Italian fashion designer (1946-1997)


  1. Versace

    Gianni Versace S.r.l. (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdʒanni verˈsaːtʃe]), usually referred to as Versace ( vər-SAH-chay), is an Italian luxury fashion company founded by Gianni Versace in 1978 known for flashy prints and bright colors. The company produces Italian-made ready-to-wear and accessories, as well as haute couture under its Atelier Versace brand and licenses its name and branding to Luxottica for eyewear. Gianni Versace being a native of Calabria, in the ancient Magna Grecia (Greater Greece), the company logo is inspired by Medusa, a figure from Greek mythology.


  1. versace

    Versace refers to a luxury fashion brand founded by Italian fashion designer Gianni Versace in 1978. The brand is renowned for its extravagant and bold designs, incorporating vibrant colors, daring patterns, and opulent materials. Versace offers a range of products including clothing, accessories, fragrances, and home furnishings, characterized by its distinct Medusa logo and a glamourous aesthetic. It represents a symbol of luxury, sophistication, and artistic creativity in the fashion industry.


  1. Versace

    Gianni Versace S.p.A., usually referred to as Versace, is an Italian fashion company and trade name founded by Gianni Versace in 1978. The first Versace boutique was opened in Milan's Via della Spiga in 2000, and its popularity was immediate. Today, Versace is one of the world's leading international fashion houses. Versace designs, markets, and distributes luxury clothing, accessories, makeup, and home furnishings under the various brands of the Versace Group. In 1994, the brand became a household name after the widespread coverage of the Black Versace dress of Elizabeth Hurley. Gianni Versace was killed by Andrew Cunanan on July 15, 1997. His sister Donatella Versace, formerly vice-president, then stepped in as creative director of Versace and his older brother Santo Versace became CEO. Donatella's daughter Allegra Versace also owns 50 percent of the company since 2004 as wished by Gianni in his last will. Allegra also has the last say of the sale and other important details in the Versace clothing line. After the corporate crisis of 2001-2002, in 2003 Fabio Massimo Cacciatori started the restoration. Since 2004 Giancarlo Dirisio, from IT Holding, has been CEO of the group. In July 2009 Giangiacomo Ferraris, from Jil Sander Group, was appointed the new CEO.

Rap Dictionary

  1. versacenoun

    Clothing label. "I stay laced cuz my body got Versace taste" -- Monica (I Miss You (Come Back Home)).

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Versace is ranked #42308 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Versace surname appeared 513 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Versace.

    94.3% or 484 total occurrences were White.
    4.8% or 25 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Versace in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Versace in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Versace in a Sentence

  1. Elton John:

    Princess Diana was very much loved, princess Diana was a controversial figure in some respects, but not to me. I loved Princess Diana because Princess Diana did so much for AIDS and she was a great friend to me. We had a falling out, but we reconciled in the end. It was an extraordinary summer. Gianni Versace was murdered [ on July 15, 1997 ], and then Diana rang me up and we reconciled. And six weeks later, I ’m in the same house, and she’s dead. It was extraordinary, and I just could n’t believe what was going on.

  2. Academy Award winner Kate Winslet:

    The look was really quite specific. When he first showed me pictures of these rather sort of Versace hairstyles, I couldn't quite believe that he was going to be that daring, but that was what he wanted and that was what we gave him. And it was a heck of a lot of fun for me.

  3. Tony Burke:

    You don't pay Versace prices for water that you get from the reject shop.

  4. Elizabeth Hurley:

    The dress I unearthed for this shot is Atelier Versace – I wore it 21 years ago to the CFDA Fashion Awards, i was with my then-boyfriend Hugh Grant and had a blast. I put it away in acid-free tissue paper straight away, and it’s still perfect!

  5. Fabio Lanzoni:

    You know, unfortunately, Versace wasn’t a very honest man. God bless his soul, but the truth is the truth. He wasn’t a very honest person.

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