Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies

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Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies
Regno delle Due Sicilie (it)
Regno d''e Ddoje Sicilie (nap)
Regnu dî Dui Sicili (scn)


Flag o the Twa Sicilies Coat o airms
Inno al Re
(Hymn tae the Keeng)
The Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies (green).
Caipital Naples
Leids Italian
Releegion Roman Catholic
Government Absolute monarchy
 -  1816–1825 Ferdinand I
 -  1825–1830 Francis I
 -  1830–1859 Ferdinand II
 -  1859–1861 Francis II
 -  Established 12 December 1816
 -  Italian unification 12 Februar 1861
 -  1860 111,900 km² (43,205 sq mi)
 -  1860 est. 8,703,000 
     Density 77.8 /km²  (201.4 /sq mi)
Siller Twa Sicilies ducat

The Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies (Italian: Regno delle Due Sicilie)[1] wis the lairgest o the Italian states afore the Italian unification.[2] It wis furmed as a union o the Kinrick o Sicily an the Kinrick o Naples, which collectively haed lang been cried the "Twa Sicilies" (Utriusque Siciliae). The Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies lastit frae 1816 till 1860, when it wis annexed bi the Kinrick o Sardinie, which eventually acame the Kinrick o Italy in 1861.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Swinburne, Henry. Travels in the Two Sicilies (1790). British Library. 
  2. De Sangro, Michele (2003). I Borboni nel Regno delle Due Sicilie (in Italian). Lecce: Edizioni Caponi.