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
Translations
Saragozza
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In a court filing seen by AFP, state prosecutors alleged Real Zaragoza players and staff handed hundreds of thousands of euros in cash to Levante players to let Zaragoza win the last match of the season that year and thereby avoid relegation.
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THE bottom two teams meet in La Liga this evening with hosts Celta Vigo knowing a win over Real Zaragoza is vital for them to stand a realistic chance of staying up, writes Mark Langdon.
After booking a place in the semifinals of the Champions League in midweek, Barcelona will be without a host of first-team players for Sunday's encounter with Real Zaragoza at La Romareda.
En un comunicado publicado en su pagina web, el Real Zaragoza agradece al entrenador mexicano "la profesionalidad y dedicacion mostradas durante el tiempo en el que este ha sido entrenador del equipo.
The richest football club in Spain, Real Madrid, lost its slim title hopes on Saturday after losing to Real Zaragoza 2-3 in the country's premier league.
KAYSERI, Jun 2, 2010 (TUR) -- The Chamber of Industry of Kayseri (KAYSO) has signed a cooperation protocol with the Chamber of Industry of Spanish city of Zaragoza on Wednesday.
We entertain them, we feed them, we serve them fine wines, then we ask them to take their checkbooks out to support a good cause," Zaragoza tells Variety.