Neapolitan may refer to:
  • Neapolitan, of or pertaining to the city of Naples, Italy and sometimes its wider Duchy
    Duchy of Naples
    The Duchy of Naples began as a Byzantine province that was constituted in the seventh century, in the reduced coastal lands that the Lombards had not conquered during their invasion of Italy in the sixth century...

     or Province of Naples
    Province of Naples
    The Province of Naples is a province in the Campania region of Italy. Its capital city is Naples, within the province there are 92 Comuni of the Province of Naples.-Demographics:...

    • Previously a nationality, during the time of the Kingdom of Naples
      Kingdom of Naples
      The Kingdom of Naples, comprising the southern part of the Italian peninsula, was the remainder of the old Kingdom of Sicily after secession of the island of Sicily as a result of the Sicilian Vespers rebellion of 1282. Known to contemporaries as the Kingdom of Sicily, it is dubbed Kingdom of...

       or the Neapolitan Republic
      Neapolitan Republic
      Neapolitan Republic can refer to two different rebellions of Naples and its neighbourhood against the Spanish rule:* the Neapolitan Republic of 1647.* the Neapolitan Republic of 1799....

  • Neapolitan cuisine
    Neapolitan cuisine
    Neapolitan cuisine has ancient historical roots that date back to the Greco-Roman period, which was enriched over the centuries by the influence of the different cultures that controlled Naples and its kingdoms, such as that of Aragon and France...

  • Neapolitan language
    Neapolitan language
    Neapolitan is the language of the city and region of Naples , and Campania. On October 14, 2008 a law by the Region of Campania stated that the Neapolitan language had to be protected....

    , a language of Naples and environs in southern Italy
  • Neapolitan horse
    Neapolitan horse
    The Neapolitan Horse, , Neapolitano or Napolitano, is a horse breed that originated in the plains between Naples and Caserta, in the Campania region of Italy, but which may have been bred throughout the Kingdom of Naples. The Neapolitan horse was frequently mentioned in literature from the 16th to...

    , an extinct horse breed formerly bred in Naples
  • Neapolitan ice cream
    Neapolitan ice cream
    Neapolitan ice cream is made up of blocks of chocolate, vanilla and strawberry ice cream side by side in the same container ....

    , a mixture of chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry ice cream side-by-side in the same container
  • Neapolitan school
    Neapolitan School
    In music history, the Neapolitan School is a group, associated with opera, of 18th century composers who studied or worked in Naples, Italy. The best known of which is Alessandro Scarlatti, with whom, "modern opera begins"....

    , of music
  • Neapolitan chord
    Neapolitan chord
    In music theory, a Neapolitan chord is a major chord built on the lowered second scale degree. It most commonly occurs in first inversion so that it is notated either as II6 or N6 and normally referred to as a Neapolitan sixth chord...

     (also known as Neapolitan sixth), in music, is the first inversion of a major chord built on the lowered second (supertonic) scale degree
  • Neapolitan scale
    Neapolitan scale
    In music, the major Neapolitan scale and the minor Neapolitan scale are two musical scales, one minor, one major.The sequence of scale steps Neapolitan minor is as follows: 1 b2 b3 4 5 b6 7 8 A Bb C D E F G# A [ h w w w h A h...

  • Neapolitan Mastiff
    Neapolitan Mastiff
    The Neapolitan Mastiff, Italian Mastiff, is a large, ancient dog breed. This massive breed is often used as a guard and defender of family and property due to their protective instincts and their fearsome appearance....

    , a large, ancient breed of dog
  • Neapolitan music, music of Naples
    Music of Naples
    Naples has played an important and vibrant role over the centuries not just in the music of Italy, but in the general history of western European musical traditions. This influence extends from the early music conservatories in the 16th century through the music of Alessandro Scarlatti during the...

  • Neapolitan piastra
    Neapolitan piastra
    The piastra was the most common silver coin of the mainland Kingdom of Sicily, also known as the Kingdom of Naples. In order to distinguish it from the piastra issued on the island of Sicily, it is referred to as the "Neapolitan piastra" as opposed to the "Sicilian piastra". These two piastra were...

    , a currency of the mainland part of the former Kingdom of the Two Sicilies
  • Neapolitan sauce
    Neapolitan sauce
    Neapolitan sauce is the collective name given to various basic tomato-based sauces derived from Italian cuisine, often served over pasta and then sprinkled with grated Parmesan cheese. Most recipes contain garlic and onions...

    , a basic tomato-based sauce derived from Italian cuisine
  • Neapolitan ragù
    Neapolitan ragù
    Neapolitan ragù is one of the two most famous varieties of meat sauces called ragù...

  • Neapolitan song, Canzone Napoletana
    Canzone Napoletana
    Canzone Napoletana, sometimes referred to as Neapolitan song, is a generic term for a traditional form of music sung in the Neapolitan language, ordinarily for the male voice singing solo, although well-represented by female soloists as well, and expressed in familiar genres such as the lover's...

  • Neapolitan pizza, a variety of pizza
    Pizza is an oven-baked, flat, disc-shaped bread typically topped with a tomato sauce, cheese and various toppings.Originating in Italy, from the Neapolitan cuisine, the dish has become popular in many parts of the world. An establishment that makes and sells pizzas is called a "pizzeria"...

     made according to strict rules
  • Neapolitan War
    Neapolitan War
    The Neapolitan War was a conflict between the Napoleonic Kingdom of Naples and the Austrian Empire. It started on 15 March 1815 when Joachim Murat declared war on Austria and ended on 20 May 1815 with the signing of the Treaty of Casalanza...

  • Naporitan
    Naporitan or Napolitan is the name of a pasta dish, which is popular in Japan. The dish consists of spaghetti, tomato ketchup or a tomato-based sauce, onion, button mushrooms, green peppers, sausage, bacon and Tabasco sauce. Naporitan is claimed to be from Yokohama...

    , the name of a pasta dish, which is popular in Japan
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