rounceval

Rounceval

Roun"ce*val\, a. [F. Ronceval, Roncevaux, a town at the foot of the foot of the Pyrenees, Sp. Roncesvalles.] Large; strong; -- from the gigantic bones shown at Roncesvalles, and alleged to be those of old heroes. [Obs.]
Webster's Revised

Rounceval

Roun"ce*val\, n. A giant; anything large; a kind of pea called also marrowfat. [Obs.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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