/ (French bɑspirene) /
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the former name for Pyrénées-Atlantiques
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Words nearby Basses-Pyrénées
bass drum, Bassein, Basse-Normandie, Bassenthwaite, Basses-Alpes, Basses-Pyrénées, basset, basse-taille, Basseterre, basset horn, basset table
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How to use Basses-Pyrénées in a sentence
Hemingway and his first wife Hadley went from the Basque country to Pamplona over the Pyrenees by bus.Is This Hemingway’s Pamplona or a Lot of Bull?|Clive Irving|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The two women crossed the Pyrenees by foot, ending up in a Spanish jail before being rescued by friends.At U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Anniversary, One Survivor’s Quest Continues|Sandra McElwaine|April 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was the fourth son of a peasant proprietor of Lectourne, a little town on the slopes of the Pyrenees.
There are several magnificent tenors and violoncellos, and perhaps three or four double basses.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
Incessantly fighting for fifteen days in his retreat towards the Pyrenees, he lost three thousand more of his men.
His immediate recompense was the post of general of brigade in the Army of the Eastern Pyrenees.
He was, for this reason, at once elected lieutenant-colonel of the volunteer legion of the Pyrenees.