Sentence Examples with the word Longobard

CARRARA, or Carraresi, a powerful family of Longobard origin which ruled Padua in the 14th century.

We find the Longobards in Tuscany in 570, and mention is made of one Gudibrandus Dux civitatis Florentinorum, which suggests that Florence was the capital of a duchy (one of the regular divisions of the Longobard empire).