What does ragusa mean?

Definitions for ragusa
rɑˈgu zɑra·gusa

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Dubrovnik, Ragusanoun

    a port city in southwestern Croatia on the Adriatic; a popular tourist center


  1. Ragusanoun

    A province of Sicily, Italy.

  2. Ragusanoun

    The capital of the province of Ragusa.


  1. ragusa

    Ragusa is a city in southern Italy on the island of Sicily, known for its significant Baroque architecture. The city is divided into two parts: Ragusa Superiore (Upper Town) and Ragusa Ibla (Lower Town), each containing numerous historic buildings and landmarks. The historic centre, known as Ibla, is a UNESCO World Heritage site.


  1. Ragusa

    Ragusa is a city and comune in southern Italy. It is the capital of the province of Ragusa, on the island of Sicily, with around 75,000 inhabitants. It is built on a wide limestone hill between two deep valleys, Cava San Leonardo and Cava Santa Domenica. Together with seven other cities in the Val di Noto, it is listed among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ragusa

    a decayed Austrian city on the Dalmatian coast, fronting the Adriatic; has interesting remains of its ancient greatness, and still contains several fine monastic and other buildings.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. ragusa

    A town of Austria, formerly the capital of an independent republic which now forms part of the kingdom of Dalmatia, on a peninsula on the east side of the Adriatic, and built in terraces on the side of Mount Sergio, the upper streets communicating with the lower by a flight of steps. It is strongly fortified with citadels, forts, and walls. It was taken by the Venetians in 1171, but became an independent republic, 1358; was taken by the French in 1806, and given up to Austria in 1814.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Ragusa is ranked #12296 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Ragusa surname appeared 2,528 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Ragusa.

    90.4% or 2,286 total occurrences were White.
    4.4% or 112 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.8% or 73 total occurrences were Asian.
    1.5% or 40 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ragusa in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ragusa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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