Aquitaine
geographical name old region of SW France comprising area later known as Guienne capital Toulouse

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • AQUITAINE — Constituée de l’association de cinq départements, Dordogne, Gironde, Landes, Lot et Garonne et Pyrénées Atlantiques, l’Aquitaine actuelle est une des régions les mieux situées dans la France, grâce en particulier au renom de sa capitale Bordeaux …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Aquitaine — Aquitaine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aquitaine — (Баньер де Люшон,Франция) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: 23, Cours Des Quincon …   Каталог отелей

  • aquitaine — AQUITAINE, ou Guyenne, Aquitania. Qui est d Aquitaine, ou de Guyenne, Aquitanus, Aquitanicus …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Aquitaine — [ak′wə tān΄] 1. historical region of SW France: orig., a division of Gaul; later, a duchy under the French crown, passed to English control when Eleanor of Aquitaine married Henry II; returned to France after Hundred Years War 2. metropolitan… …   English World dictionary

  • Aquitaine — 44° 35′ 00″ N 0° 01′ 00″ E / 44.58333333, 0.01666667 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aquitaine — This article is about the region in France. For other uses, see Aquitaine (disambiguation). Aquitaine   Region of France   …   Wikipedia

  • Aquitaine — /ak wi tayn /; Fr. /ann kee ten /, n. a lowland region in SW France, formerly an ancient Roman province and medieval duchy. Latin, Aquitania /ak wi tay nee euh/. * * * Historical region, southwestern France. It was roughly equivalent to Aquitania …   Universalium

  • Aquitaine — Sp Akvitãnija Ap Aquitaine L ist. sr. ir adm. reg. Prancūzijoje …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Aquitaine — Admin ASC 1 Code Orig. name Aquitaine Country and Admin Code FR.97 FR …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

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