- a department in N France. 2229 sq. mi. (5770 sq. km). Capital: Lille.
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The Comtesse du Nord was not at first so successful with the Queen.
Major Nord picked it up carefully, scrutinized Harry Junior.
Major Nord came quietly into the living room, shut the door behind him.
They all met at the Gare du Nord and went on to see Ganimard.The Blonde Lady
He was the son of Eric, who dwelt in a valley at the head of the Nord Fiord.Chasing the Sun
- a department of N France, in Nord-Pas-de-Calais region. Capital: Lille. Pop: 2 561 800 (2003 est). Area: 5774 sq km (2252 sq miles)
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