Italy ( Italian: Italia [iˈtaːlja] ⓘ ), officially the Italian Republic [a]   or the Republic of Italy,   is a country in Southern    and Western  [note 1] Europe. Located in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea, it consists of a peninsula delimited by the Alps and surrounded by several islands. 
The Italian Wikipedia (In Italian: Wikipedia in Italiano) is the Italian-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition was started in January, 2002 and has over 1,827,000 articles.  It is currently the 8th largest edition by article count.
Legally, Italian nationals are citizens of Italy, regardless of ancestry or nation of residence (in effect, however, Italian nationality is largely based on jus sanguinis) and may be distinguished from ethnic Italians in general or from people of Italian descent without Italian citizenship and ethnic Italians living in territories adjacent to ...
Italian ( s) may refer to: Anything of, from, or related to the people of Italy over the centuries. Italians, an Romance ethnic group related to or simply a citizen of the Italian Republic or Italian Kingdom. Italian language, a Romance language. Regional Italian, regional variants of the Italian language.
Woman speaking Italian and Sicilian. The Italian language is a Romance language spoken in Italy. Other countries that use Italian as their official language are San Marino, Vatican City and Switzerland. Slovenia, and Croatia also use Italian as an official language, but only in some regions.
The Italian Wikipedia is the Italian-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition was created on May 11, 2001, and first edited on June 11, 2001. As of September 25, 2023, it has 1,828,168 articles and more than 2,428,207 registered accounts. It is the 9th-largest Wikipedia by the number of articles .
Italian is a Romance language of the Indo-European language family that evolved from the Vulgar Latin of the Roman Empire. Together with Sardinian, Italian is the least divergent language from Latin. Spoken by about 85 million people , Italian is an official language in Italy, San Marino, Switzerland , and is the primary language of Vatican City.
Italian language, Romance language spoken by some 66,000,000 persons, the vast majority of whom live in Italy (including Sicily and Sardinia). It is the official language of Italy, San Marino, and (together with Latin) Vatican City. Italian is also (with German, French, and Romansh) an official.
Italy (Italian: Italia) is a country in Southern Europe. It is a member of the European Union. Its official name is the Italian Republic (Italian: Repubblica Italiana). The Italian flag is green, white and red. Italy is a democratic republic. Italy is a founding member of the European Union. In 2022, Italy's president is Sergio Mattarella.
Italian (comparative more Italian, superlative most Italian) Pertaining to Italy, its people or its language. (obsolete, not comparable) Using an italic style; italic.