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Saragossa

[sar-uh-gos-uh] /ˌsær əˈgɒs ə/
noun
1.
a city in NE Spain, on the Ebro River.
Spanish Zaragoza.
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  • You see how they treat "the search for arms," as they head it, and "the Maid of Saragossa!"

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • See how the people fought at Saragossa, and since then at Gerona, and many other places.

  • He was born at Saragossa towards the end of the eleventh century.

    The Faith of Islam Edward Sell
  • The siege of Saragossa was abandoned, and Duhesme evacuated Catalonia.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane
  • Charles has commanded me to go to Saragossa, therefore to Saragossa I go.

  • But in Madrid, just as in Saragossa, work was not allowed to interfere with his pleasures.

    Goya Fr. Crastre
  • It was to condemn Priscillianism that the Council of Saragossa was called.

    A History of Spain Charles E. Chapman
  • The French in the night raised the siege of Saragossa, in Spain.

  • "Verily, I feel no gratitude to you," said the King of Saragossa.

    The Days of Chivalry Ernest Louis Victor Jules L'Epine
  • The chief people of Huesca, Valentia, and Saragossa are yours.

    The Days of Chivalry Ernest Louis Victor Jules L'Epine
British Dictionary definitions for Saragossa

Saragossa

/ˌsærəˈɡɒsə/
noun
1.
the English name for Zaragoza
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