Savoy

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geographical name Sa·voy \sə-ˈvȯi\

Definition of Savoy

  1. region SE France in Savoy Alps SW of Switzerland & bordering on Italy; duchy 1416–1720, part of kingdom of Sardinia 1720–1860; became part of France 1860

Savoyard

play \sə-ˈvȯi-ˌärd, ˌsa-ˌvȯi-ˈärd, ˌsa-ˌvwä-ˈyär(d)\ adjective or noun

Variants of savoy

or French

Savoie

play \sä-ˈvwä\ or Italian

Savoia

play \sä-ˈvȯ-yä\

SAVOY Defined for English Language Learners

Savoy

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geographical name Sa·voy \sə-ˈvȯi\

Definition of Savoy for English Language Learners

  • : region of France


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