Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

Camargue

/kæˈmɑːɡ/
noun
1.
la Camargue (la). a delta region in S France, between the channels of the Grand and Petit Rhône: cattle, esp bulls for the Spanish bullrings, and horses are reared
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for camargue
Historical Examples
  • The Crau, like the camargue, is a district quite indescribable.

    Rambles on the Riviera Francis Miltoun
  • At the feet of the little pyramids of sand sleep the dead of camargue.

    King of Camargue Jean Aicard
  • According to him, an Egyptian Marie came to camargue in the boat with the saints.

    King of Camargue Jean Aicard
  • This camargue country, you see, is the home of malignant fever.

    King of Camargue Jean Aicard
  • Here we learn of the belief in the three Maries, who have their church in the camargue.

    Frdric Mistral Charles Alfred Downer
  • The camargue is protected by dikes from the inundations both of the sea and of the rivers.

  • For ordinarily it is death to venture there, save on horseback, and armed with the trident of camargue.

    The White Plumes of Navarre Samuel Rutherford Crockett
  • Where the Rhone enters the Mediterranean, there are some 40,000 acres of sandy and clayey land called the camargue.

    The Romance of Plant Life G. F. Scott Elliot
  • “People would never stop talking about it all over our camargue,” said she, with laughter in her voice.

    King of Camargue Jean Aicard
  • A genuine animal, a little Arabian mare, of much finer breed than the camargue stock.

    King of Camargue Jean Aicard

Word of the Day

Nearby words for camargue

Word Value for camargue

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends