Definition of Naseby, Battle of in English:

Naseby, Battle of

proper noun

  • A major battle of the English Civil War, which took place in 1645 near the village of Naseby in Northamptonshire. The Royalist army of Prince Rupert and King Charles I was decisively defeated by the New Model Army under General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell.

Pronunciation

Naseby, Battle of

/ˈneɪzbi/