Definition of Arc de Triomphe in English:

Arc de Triomphe

proper noun

  • A ceremonial arch standing at the top of the Champs-Élysées in Paris, commissioned by Napoleon to commemorate his victories in 1805–06. Inspired by the Arch of Constantine in Rome, it was completed in 1836.


Arc de Triomphe

/ˌärk də ˌtrēˈônf/