Perugia

For ither uises, see Perugia (disambiguation).
Perugia
Comune
Comune di Perugia
Piazza IV Novembre
Piazza IV Novembre
Perugia is locatit in Italy
Perugia
Perugia
Location o Perugia in Italy
Coordinates: 43°6′44″N 12°23′20″E / 43°6′44″N 12°23′20″E / 43.11222; 12.38889
KintraItaly
RegionUmbrie
ProvincePerugia (PG)
FrazioniSee list
Govrenment
 • MayorWladimiro Boccali (PD)
Aurie
 • Total449.92 km2 (173.72 sq mi)
Elevation493 m (1,617 ft)
Population (30 September 2010)
 • Tot168,066
 • Density370/km2 (970/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Perugini
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code06100
Dialin code075
Patron sauntSt. Constantius, St. Herculanus, St. Lawrence
Saunt day29 January
WabsteidOffeecial wabsteid

Perugia (Italian pronunciation: [peˈruːdʒa] ( listen); (Laitin: Perusia) is the caipital ceety o the region o Umbrie in central Italy, crossed bi the river Tiber. The ceety is the caipital o the province o Perugia. Perugia is locatit aboot 164 kilometres (102 miles) north o Roum, an 148 km (92 miles) sooth-east o Florence. It covers a heich hilltop an pairt o the valleys aroond the aurie. The region o Umbrie is bordered bi Tuscany, Lazio an Marche.

The history o Perugia goes back tae the Etruscan period. Perugia wis ane o the main Etruscan ceeties. The ceety is kent as the varsities toun an aw, wi the Varsity o Perugia foondit in 1308 (aboot 34,000 students), the Varsity for Foreigners (5,000 students), an some smawer colleges sic the Academy o Feene Airts "Pietro Vannucci" (Italian: Accademia di Belle Arti "Pietro Vannucci") public athenaeum foondit on 1573, the Perugia Varsity Institute o Linguistic Mediation for translators an interpreters, the Muisic Conservatory o Perugia, foondit on 1788, an ithers Institutes. Thare are annual festivals an events: the Eurochocolate Festival (October), the Umbria Jazz Festival (Julie), an the International Jurnalism Festival (in Apryle).

Perugia is a well-kent cultural an airtistic centre o Italy. The famous penter Pietro Vannucci, elknamit Perugino, wis a native o Città della Pieve near Perugia. He decoratit the local Sala del Cambio wi a bonnie series o frescoes; aicht o his picturs can be admired in the Naitional Gallery o Umbrie an aw.[1] Perugino wis the teacher o Raphael,[2] the great Renaissance airtist who producit five pentins in Perugia (the day nae langer in the ceety)[3] an ane fresco.[4] Anither famous penter, Pinturicchio, livit in Perugia. Galeazzo Alessi is the maist famous airchitect frae Perugia.The ceety seembol is the griffin, which can be seen in the form o plaques an statues on biggins aroond the ceety.

Other Languages
العربية: بيروجيا
مصرى: بيروچيا
asturianu: Perugia
azərbaycanca: Peruca
تۆرکجه: پروجا
беларуская: Перуджа
български: Перуджа
brezhoneg: Perugia
bosanski: Perugia
català: Perusa
Chavacano de Zamboanga: Ciudad de Perugia
нохчийн: Перуджа
Cebuano: Perugia
corsu: Perugia
čeština: Perugia
Cymraeg: Perugia
dansk: Perugia
Deutsch: Perugia
Ελληνικά: Περούτζια
English: Perugia
Esperanto: Peruĝo
español: Perugia
eesti: Perugia
euskara: Perugia
فارسی: پروجا
suomi: Perugia
français: Pérouse
arpetan: Pèrôsa
Nordfriisk: Perugia
Gaeilge: Perugia
galego: Perugia
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Perugia
עברית: פרוג'ה
hrvatski: Perugia
magyar: Perugia
հայերեն: Պերուջա
Bahasa Indonesia: Perugia
italiano: Perugia
日本語: ペルージャ
ქართული: პერუჯა
қазақша: Перуджа
한국어: 페루자
Latina: Perusia
Ladino: Perugia
Lëtzebuergesch: Perugia
Ligure: Peruggia
lumbaart: Perugia
lietuvių: Perudža
latviešu: Perudža
македонски: Перуџа
मराठी: पेरुजिया
Bahasa Melayu: Perugia
Napulitano: Perugia
Nederlands: Perugia (stad)
norsk nynorsk: Perugia
norsk: Perugia
occitan: Perosa
Ирон: Перуджæ
Papiamentu: Perugia
polski: Perugia
Piemontèis: Perugia
پنجابی: پیروگیا
português: Perúgia
Runa Simi: Perugia
română: Perugia
tarandíne: Perugge
русский: Перуджа
संस्कृतम्: पेरुजिया
sardu: Perugia
sicilianu: Pirùggia
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Perugia
Simple English: Perugia
slovenčina: Perugia
slovenščina: Perugia
shqip: Peruxhia
српски / srpski: Перуђа
svenska: Perugia
Kiswahili: Perugia
ślůnski: Perugia
Türkçe: Perugia
татарча/tatarça: Перуҗа
українська: Перуджа
اردو: پیروجا
vèneto: Peruxa
Tiếng Việt: Perugia
Volapük: Perugia
Winaray: Perugia
中文: 佩鲁贾
Bân-lâm-gú: Perugia
粵語: 佩魯賈