[gran prey; French grahn prey]
- a village in central Nova Scotia, on Minas Basin: locale of Longfellow's Evangeline.
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Do you know, gentlemen, what this grand-pre's little game was?
She has been here for five days, and if only you knew, grand-pre, what a little wretch she is!
- a village in SE Canada, in W Nova Scotia: setting of Longfellow's Evangeline
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