Definition of Cyrano de Bergerac, Savinien in English:

Cyrano de Bergerac, Savinien

proper noun

  • (1619–55), French soldier, duellist, and writer. He is chiefly remembered for the large number of duels that he fought (many on account of his proverbially large nose), as immortalized in a play by Edmond Rostand ("Cyrano de Bergerac", 1897).

Pronunciation

Cyrano de Bergerac, Savinien

/ˌsɪrənəʊ də ˈbɛːʒərak//siʀano də bɛʀʒəʀak/