Definition of Allenby, Edmund in English:

Allenby, Edmund

proper noun

  • 1st Viscount (1861–1936), British soldier; full name Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby. Commander of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force against the Turks, he captured Jerusalem in 1917 and defeated the Turkish forces at Megiddo in 1918.

Pronunciation

Allenby, Edmund

/ˈalənbi/