Meaning of Arc de Triomphe in English:

Arc de Triomphe

Pronunciation /ˌɑːk də ˈtriːɒmf/ /aʀk də tʀijɔ̃f/

proper noun

  • A ceremonial arch standing at the top of the Champs-Élysées in Paris, commissioned by Napoleon to commemorate his victories in 1805–6. Inspired by the Arch of Constantine in Rome, it was completed in 1836.