Roncesvalles

[ ron-suh-valz; Spanish rawn-thes-vah-lyes ]
/ ˈrɒn səˌvælz; Spanish ˌrɔn θɛsˈvɑ lyɛs /

noun

a village in N Spain, in the Pyrenees: defeat of part of Charlemagne's army and the death of Roland a.d.

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French Ronce·vaux [rawns-voh]. /rɔ̃sˈvoʊ/.

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Roncesvalles
/ (ˈrɒnsəˌvælz, Spanish rɔnθesˈβaʎes) /

noun

a village in N Spain, in the Pyrenees: a nearby pass was the scene of the defeat of Charlemagne and death of Roland in 778French name: Roncevaux (rɔ̃svo)
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