Definition of Lyons in English:


Syllabification: Ly·ons
Pronunciation: /lēˈôN, ˈlīənz
An industrial city and river port in southeastern France, situated at the confluence of the Rhône and Saône rivers, the capital of the Rhône-Alpes region; population 480,778 (2006). Founded by the Romans in ad 43 as Lugdunum, it was an important city of Roman Gaul. French name Lyon.

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