- a river in SE Canada, in Quebec, flowing SE from Lake St. John to the St. Lawrence. 125 miles (200 km) long.
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There was quite an important trading-post at the mouth of Saguenay River.
It is in the country of the good habitants where the St. Lawrence and the Saguenay meet.The Landloper
But the current of the Saguenay, on such a day, seemed unnaturally icy.Letters from America
The girl turned her head and spoke to the Saguenay in his own gutturals.
I said, coolly: "What reason does the Saguenay give for returning to us with such a tale?"
- a river in SE Canada in S Quebec, rising as the Péribonca River on the central plateau and flowing south, then east to the St Lawrence. Length: 764 km (475 miles)
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