- a canton in N Switzerland. 542 sq. mi. (1400 sq. km). Capital: Aarau.
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The Aargau Protestants, however, had refused to yield, except as to the restoration of two very small monasteries.The Revolutionary Movement of 1848-9 in Italy, Austria-Hungary, and Germany
C. Edmund (Charles Edmund) Maurice
On reaching Baden, in the Aargau, a halt was made in order to deliberate on the best mode of punishing the rebels.
That was built centuries before the time of this story, among the hawks' crags of Aargau in Switzerland.Yolanda: Maid of Burgundy
Those warriors who would wile away the interval between one campaign and another agreeably, betook themselves to Baden in Aargau.
From this time he had no settled home, though he stored his books at Baden in Aargau.
- a canton in N Switzerland. Capital: Aarau. Pop: 556 200 (2002 est). Area: 1404 sq km (542 sq miles)French name: Argovie