Gaspereau Gas"per*eau, n. (Zo["o]l.) The alewife. [Local, Canada] [1913 Webster]

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  • gaspereau — gas·per·eau …   English syllables

  • gaspereau — gas•pe•reau [[t]ˈgæs pəˌroʊ[/t]] n. pl. reaux [[t] ˌroʊ, ˌroʊz[/t]] can. alewife …   From formal English to slang

  • gaspereau — |gaspə|rō noun ( s) Etymology: Canadian French gaspareau, gasparot, from French gasparot, a kind of herring Canada : alewife 1a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gaspereau, Nova Scotia — Gaspereau is a Canadian rural community located in Kings County, Nova Scotia.It is located about 3 km south of the town of Wolfville on the Gaspereau River. The name Gaspereau is often used to refer to all of the communities throughout the 15 km… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaspereau Vineyards — is a small winery located in the Gaspereau Valley of Nova Scotia. The vineyard encompasses 35 acres and is 3 km from downtown Wolfville, NS.It is one of ten wineries in Nova Scotia, representing a blooming industry in the area. Gaspereau… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaspereau Valley Bed and Breakfast — (Wolfville,Канада) Категория отеля: Адрес: 920 Gaspereau River Road, B4P 2 …   Каталог отелей

  • Gaspereau Lake — Infobox lake lake name = Gaspereau Lake image lake = Gaspereau lake.jpg caption lake = View from north shore image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = Kings County, Nova Scotia coords = coord|44|59|N|64|32|W|region:CA NS… …   Wikipedia

  • Gaspereau River —    A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of Minas. Grand Pré, once a principal settlement of the Acadians, stands upon its banks …   The makers of Canada

  • Peter Sanger — (born 1943) is a Canadian poet and prose writer. Sanger, who is also described as a critic and an editor, was born in Bewdley, England, and immigrated to Canada in 1953. He was educated at the University of Melbourne, University of Victoria, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Grand-Pre — Grand Pré 45° 06′ 32″ N 64° 18′ 33″ W / 45.10888889, 64.30916667 …   Wikipédia en Français

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