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Narbonne

[nar-bawn]
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noun
  1. a city in S France: an important port in Roman times.
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Examples from the Web for narbonne

Historical Examples

  • The decadence of Narbonne as a port is due to natural causes.

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • I went to the Theatre Francais in the evening, and enquired about Narbonne.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Recollect, my dear Vesian, you must make Narbonne ashamed of his own conduct.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Narbonne and Talleyrand were then completely devoted to her.

    Historical and Political Essays

    William Edward Hartpole Lecky

  • The honey of Narbonne, got at Lyons, is the finest in France.


British Dictionary definitions for narbonne

Narbonne

noun
  1. a city in S France: capital of the Roman province of Gallia Narbonensis; harbour silted up in the 14th century. Pop: 46 510 (1999)
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