Meaning of Roussillon in English:


Pronunciation /ˈruːsɪjɒn/ /ʀusijɔ̃/

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proper noun

  • A former province of southern France, on the border with Spain in the eastern Pyrenees, now part of Languedoc-Roussillon. Part of Spain until 1659, Roussillon retains many of its Spanish characteristics and traditions and Catalan is widely spoken.