massena, prince dessling

Masséna

[ma-sey-na]
noun
André [ahn-drey] , Duc de Rivoli [French ree-vaw-lee; Italian ree-vaw-lee] , and Prince d'Essling [des-ling] , 1758–1817, French marshal under Napoleon I.
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Masséna (French masena)
 
n
André (ɑ̃dre), Prince d'Essling. 1758--1817, French marshal under Napoleon I: victories at Saorgio (1794), Loano (1795), Rivoli (1797), Zürich (1799), and Caldiero (1805): defeated by Wellington in the Peninsular War (1810--11)

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