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Marseille

play
geographical name Mar·seille \mär-ˈsā\

Definition of Marseille

  1. city & port SE France on Gulf of Lion pop 797,491

Marseillais play \ˌmär-sə-ˈyā, -ˈyāz; -sə-ˈlā, -ˈlāz\ noun


Variants of marseille

or Marseilles \mär-ˈsā, -ˈsālz\ or ancient Massilia play \mə-ˈsi-lē-ə\

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