Ausa (Udine)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about the river that flows through the Province of Udine. For the river that flows through San Marino and the Province of Rimini, see Ausa River.
Ausa Cervignano.jpg
The Ausa flowing past Cervignano
Origin near Udine
Mouth Laguna di Marano
45°45′10″N 13°14′24″E / 45.75278°N 13.24000°E / 45.75278; 13.24000Coordinates: 45°45′10″N 13°14′24″E / 45.75278°N 13.24000°E / 45.75278; 13.24000
Basin countries Italy

The Ausa or Aussa (Latin: Alsa[1]) is a river in the Italian province of Udine.[2] Its source is near the city of Udine. The river flows south past Palmanova, Aiello del Friuli, Cervignano del Friuli and Terzo d'Aquileia before emptying into the Laguna di Marano between Marano Lagunare and Aquileia.[3]


  1. ^ Richard J.A. Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World: Map-By-Map Directory I. Princeton, NJ and Oxford, UK: Princeton University Press. p. 273. ISBN 0691049459. 
  2. ^ Hammond World Atlas (6 ed.). Hammond World Atlas Corporation. 2010. p. 69. ISBN 9780843715606. 
  3. ^ The Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World (12 ed.). London: Times Books. 2007. ISBN 9780061464508.