Republic o Genoa

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Maist Serene Republic o Genoa
  • Serenissima Repubblica di Genova (Italian)
  • Repúbrica de Zêna (Ligurie)

 

1005–1797

Apr 1814 – Jan 1815

 

Banner Coat of arms
Motto
Respublica superiorem non recognoscens
(Laitin: "Republic that recognizes no superior")
View o Genoa an its fleet bi Christoforo de Grassi (1597 copy, efter a drawin o 1481); Galata Museo del Mare, Genoa.
Caipital Genoa
Leid(s) Ligurian, Laitin, Italian
Releegion Roman Catholic
Government Oligarchic republic
Doge
 − 1339–1344 Simone Boccanegra
 − 1795–1797 Giacomo Maria Brignole
 − 1814–1815 Girolamo Serra (it)
Historical era
 - Established 1005
 - Disestablished Juin 14, 1797
 - Re-established Aprile 26, 1814
 - Disestablished Januar 7 1815
Siller Genovino

The Maist Serene Republic o Genoa (Italian: Repubblica di Genova, Ligurie: Repúbrica de Zêna) wis an independent state frae 1005 tae 1797 in Ligurie on the northwastren Italian coast, as well as Corsicae frae 1347 tae 1768, an numerous ither territories throughoot the Mediterranean.

It began when Genoa acame a self-govrenin commune within the Regnum Italicum, an endit when it wis conquered bi French First Republic unner Napoleon an replaced wi the Ligurian Republic. Corsicae wis cedit in the Treaty o Versailles o 1768. The Ligurian Republic wis annexed bi the First French Empire in 1805, an its restoration wis briefly proclaimed in 1814 follaein the defeat o Napoleon, but wis ultimately annexed bi the Kinrick o Sardinie in 1815.