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Monza Piazza d'Il Duomo

According to the legend, the church was commissioned by the Lombard Queen of Italy, Theodelinda. She had made a vow to build a church entitled to St. John, and when riding along the Lambro River, she was halted by a dove who told her Modo, Latin for "here", to which she replied Etiam ("yes") . Monza itself was initially known as Modoetia.

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Copyright: Sergi March
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Taken: 05/10/2008
送信日: 10/01/2010
更新日: 03/03/2015


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