roncevaux

Roncesvalles

[ron-suh-valz; Spanish rawn-thes-vah-lyes]
noun
a village in N Spain, in the Pyrenees: defeat of part of Charlemagne's army and the death of Roland a.d.
French Roncevaux [rawns-voh] .
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Roncesvalles (ˈrɒnsəˌvælz, Spanish rɔnθesˈβaʎes)
 
n
French name: Roncevaux a village in N Spain, in the Pyrenees: a nearby pass was the scene of the defeat of Charlemagne and death of Roland in 778

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