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Murat

1
[my-ra]
noun
  1. Jo·a·chim [zhaw-a-keem] /ʒɔ aˈkim/, 1767?–1815, French marshal: king of Naples 1808–15.
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Murat

2
[moo-raht]
noun
  1. a river in E Turkey, flowing W to the Euphrates. 425 miles (685 km) long.
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Also called Mu·rad Su [moo-rahd soo] /mʊˈrɑd ˈsu/.
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Historical Examples of murat

  • Have the scorners never read of Wolfe, of Murat, or of Nelson?

    A Day's Ride

    Charles James Lever

  • But here is Marshal Murat come to inquire after you, from the Emperor.

  • What follows is chiefly taken from the Annales Estenses, in Murat.

  • One looked in vain for the fire-eating beau sabreur of a Murat.

    1914

    John French, Viscount of Ypres

  • Murat had obeyed both his verbal and his implied instructions.

    The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte

    William Milligan Sloane


British Dictionary definitions for murat

Murat

noun
  1. Joachim (ʒɔaʃɛ̃). 1767-1815, French marshal, during the Napoleonic Wars; king of Naples (1808–15)
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