Definition of Naseby, Battle of in English:

Naseby, Battle of

proper noun

  • A major battle of the English Civil War that 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 Thomas Fairfax (1612–71) and Oliver Cromwell.

Pronunciation:

Naseby, Battle of

/ˈnāzbē/