Sagunto

[ suh-goon-toh; Spanish sah-goon-taw ]
/ səˈgun toʊ; Spanish sɑˈgun tɔ /
|

noun

a city in E Spain, N of Valencia: besieged by Hannibal 219–218 b.c.

Ancient Sa·gun·tum [suh-guhn-tuh m] /səˈgʌn təm/.

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for sagunto


British Dictionary definitions for sagunto

Sagunto

/ (Spanish saˈɣunto) /

noun

an industrial town in E Spain, near Valencia: allied to Rome and made a heroic resistance to the Carthaginian attack led by Hannibal (219–218 bc). Pop: 58 287 (2003 est)Ancient name: Saguntum (səˈɡuːntəm)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012