La Coruña

[lah kaw-roo-nyah]
Also called Coruña, Corunna.


[kuh-roon-yuh; Spanish kaw-roo-nyah]
Also Co·run·na [kuh-ruhn-uh] /kəˈrʌn ə/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  1. the English name for La Coruña

La Coruña

  1. a port in NW Spain, on the Atlantic: point of departure for the Spanish Armada (1588); site of the defeat of the French by the British under Sir John Moore in the Peninsular War (1809). Pop: 243 902 (2003 est)Galician name: A Coruña English name: Corunna
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