Definition of Murat, Joachim in English:

Murat, Joachim

proper noun

  • (c.1767–1815), French general, king of Naples 1808–15. Murat made his name as a cavalry commander in Napoleon's Italian campaign (1800) and was made king of Naples. He attempted to become king of all Italy in 1815, but was captured in Calabria and executed.


Murat, Joachim

/French myʀa//mjʊəˈrɑː/