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legionary
American English: /ˈlidʒəˌnɛri/
British English: /ˈliːdʒ(ə)n(ə)ri/

Translation of legionary in Spanish:

noun plural -ries

  • Example sentences
    • How was he to beat a legionary if he had trouble figuring out how to hold a sword?
    • Between 5000 and 6000 legionaries made up a legion that was commanded by a legatus.
    • Military training was emphasized and legionaries were put through rigorous and continuous training.

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