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Marseillaise Line breaks: Mar¦seil|laise
Pronunciation: /ˌmɑːseɪˈjɛz/
/ˌmɑːs(ə)ˈleɪz/

Definition of Marseillaise in English:

The national anthem of France, written by Rouget de Lisle in 1792 and first sung in Paris by Marseilles patriots.

Origin

French, feminine of Marseillais 'of Marseilles'.

Words that rhyme with Marseillaise

ablaze, amaze, appraise, baize, Blaise, blaze, braise, broderie anglaise, chaise, craze, daze, écossaise, erase, faze, gaze, glaze, graze, Hayes, Hays, haze, laze, liaise, lyonnaise, maize, malaise, mayonnaise, Mays, maze, phase, phrase, polonaise, praise, prase, raise, raze, upraise

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