Share this entry

Share this page

Segovia

Line breaks: Sego|via
Pronunciation: /sɪˈɡəʊvɪə
 
, seˈɣoβja/

Definition of Segovia in English:

A city in north central Spain, north-east of Madrid; population 56,858 (2008). Taken by the Moors in the 8th century, it was reclaimed by the king of Castile, Alfonso VI (d.1109), in 1079.

Definition of Segovia in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day peart
Pronunciation: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful