Meaning of Lampedusa

Lam•pe•du•sa

Pronunciation: (lam"pi-d'su, -zuIt.läm"pe-d'zä), [key]
— n.
  1. 1896–1957, Italian novelist.
  2. an island in the Mediterranean, between Tunisia and Malta: belonging to Italy.
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