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Zaragoza

[thah-rah-gaw-thah, sah-rah-gaw-sah]
noun
  1. Spanish name of Saragossa.
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Examples from the Web for zaragoza

Historical Examples

  • Of these, eight have been preserved and printed by Zaragoza.

    The Voyages of Pedro Fernandez de Quiros

    Pedro Fernandez de Quiros

  • His view of Zaragoza, now in the Madrid Gallery, is celebrated.

  • Again we exclaimed that so perfect a house should be found in Zaragoza.

    Glories of Spain

    Charles W. Wood

  • It is the most beautiful in Zaragoza, perhaps has few equals in all Spain.

    Glories of Spain

    Charles W. Wood

  • This scene had by far the most human interest of any we found in Zaragoza.

    Glories of Spain

    Charles W. Wood


British Dictionary definitions for zaragoza

Zaragoza

noun
  1. a city in NE Spain, on the River Ebro: Roman colony established 25 bc; under Moorish rule (714–1118); capital of Aragon (12th–15th centuries); twice besieged by the French during the Peninsular War and captured (1809); university (1474). Pop: 626 081 (2003 est)Pre-Roman name: Salduba Latin name: Caesaraugusta English name: Saragossa
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