- a city in W France, NNE of Bordeaux on the Charente River.
- a department in W France. 2306 sq. mi. (5975 sq. km). Capital: Angoulême.
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Examples from the Web for angouleme
Then it was on to Angouleme, recommended by a driver from Rouen.Michael Clinton: How to Become a Globe-Trotter
March 4, 2013
I had a cousin in the army once, who was stationed at Angouleme.The Downfall
He proved to be a school-master of Angouleme—which was Epernon's country.The Historical Nights Entertainment, Second Series
Then we came on here, and I believe we shall have a try at Saintes or Angouleme.Saint Bartholomew's Eve
G. A. Henty
All these children were born to him by Isabella of Angouleme, his second wife.
Part three, Eve and David, reverts to the setting of Angouleme.Two Poets
Honore de Balzac
- a department of W central France, in Poitou-Charentes region. Capital: Angoulême. Pop: 341 275 (2003 est). Area: 5972 sq km (2329 sq miles)
- a river in W France, rising in the Massif Central and flowing west to the Bay of Biscay. Length: 362 km (225 miles)
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