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Ruggiero

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The legendary ancestor of the house of Este (also called Rogero), son of a Christian knight and a Saracen; he accepts baptism, and fights for Charlemagne. His deeds are celebrated in Orland...

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Ruggiero

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 53 words.

Italian: from Ruggiero, a personal name of Germanic origin, composed of the elements hrōd ‘renown’ + gār, gēr

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Ruggiero

Overview page. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism.

The second gentleman who has news of ‘Nothing but bonfires’ in The Winter's Tale is named Ruggiero, 5.2.21.

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Ruggiero

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 22 words.

The second gentleman who has news of ‘Nothing but bonfires’ in The Winter's Tale is named Ruggiero, 5.2.21.

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Ruggiero

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 23 words.

The second gentleman who has news of ‘Nothing but bonfires’ in The Winter’s Tale is named Ruggiero, 5.2.21.

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Ruggiero Antonella

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 157 words.

b. Italy. Considered by many to be one of her nation’s most original and inventive songwriters and singers, Antonella Ruggiero

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Antonella Ruggiero

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. Italy. Considered by many to be one of her nation’s most original and inventive songwriters and singers, Antonella Ruggiero began her musical career as lead vocalist of Matia Bazar. ...

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RUGGIERO - Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 32 words.

Italian, 13th century, male.

Sculptor.

Possibly of Norman origin, Ruggiero is thought to have been working in Benevento (Campania) in 1200. He sculpted three porches of...

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Ruggiero, Renato

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 145 words.

Hon. KCMG 1980

Born Naples, 9 April 1930; s of Antonio Ruggiero and Lucia (née Rubinacci); m 1956, Paola Tomacelli Filomarino; two s one d; died 4 Aug. 2013...

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Ruggiero (i)

Giuseppe Gerbino and Alexander Silbiger.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1243 words.

A melodic-harmonic scheme used in the 16th and 17th centuries for singing poetry and for dances and instrumental variations. It belonged to the repertory of musical formulae, suitable for...

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Ruggiero (ii)

Don Neville.

in Grove Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 472 words.

Libretto by pietro Metastasio, first set by Johann Adolf Hasse (1771, Milan) as Il Ruggiero, ovvero L’eroica gratitudine.

The main characters and events of this drama are drawn...

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