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Camargue

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
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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