Béarn

[ bey-ahrn ]

noun
  1. a historic region and province in SW France, in the Pyrenees.

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How to use Béarn in a sentence

  • The newly made countess was solemnly presented at court by a countess of an ancient date, namely, the Countess de Bearn.

    Memoirs of the Comtesse du Barry | Etienne Leon Lamothe-Langon
  • Tancred and Gaston of Bearn had promised quarter to these unhappy wretches, and had given them a banner as a certain protection.

    The History of Chivalry | G. P. R. James
  • "Harry of Bearn will always wake to win a battle or a lady's favour," said D'Epernon.

    The White Plumes of Navarre | Samuel Rutherford Crockett
  • The lords of Chantenac were as noble, as proud, and as poor as most great lords of Bearn.

  • Thus then was my presentation stopped by the foot of madame de Bearn.

    Memoirs of the Comtesse du Barry | Etienne Leon Lamothe-Langon