Zaragoza

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Za·ra·go·za

 (zăr′ə-gō′zə, thä′rä-gō′thä)

Zaragoza

(Spanish θaraˈɣoθa)
n
(Placename) 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

Sar•a•gos•sa

(ˌsær əˈgɒs ə)

n.
a city in NE Spain, on the Ebro River. 596,080. Spanish, Zaragoza.
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Noun1.Zaragoza - an ancient city on the Ebro River in northeastern SpainZaragoza - an ancient city on the Ebro River in northeastern Spain; formerly the capital of Aragon
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
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Saragozza
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