Definition of Boudicca in English:

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Pronunciation: /bo͞oˈdikə/
(Died ad 62), a queen of the Britons; ruler of the Iceni tribe in eastern England; also known as Boadicea. She led her forces in revolt against the Romans and sacked Colchester, St. Albans, and London before being defeated by the Roman governor, Suetonius Paulinus.

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Syllabification: Bou·dic·ca

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