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Carmarthen

[kahr-mahr-thuh n]
noun
  1. a seaport in Dyfed, in S Wales.
  2. Carmarthenshire.
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Historical Examples of carmarthen

  • This was probably on Monday, July 9, the third day after the surrender of Carmarthen.

    Henry of Monmouth, Volume 1

    J. Endell Tyler

  • Every tenant and every labourer about the place was there; as also were many of the people from Carmarthen.

    Cousin Henry

    Anthony Trollope

  • He went to Carmarthen, and there his courage was subjected to a terrible trial.

    Cousin Henry

    Anthony Trollope

  • There was a great deal said at Carmarthen about the old Squire's will.

    Cousin Henry

    Anthony Trollope

  • I have been obliged to look at all those things in the Carmarthen Herald.

    Cousin Henry

    Anthony Trollope


British Dictionary definitions for carmarthen

Carmarthen

noun
  1. a market town in S Wales, the administrative centre of Carmarthenshire: Norman castle. Pop: 14 648 (2001)
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