- a former province in SW France.
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Examples from the Web for guienne
To outward appearance, the Spanish King was as eager as ever for the war in Guienne.Henry VIII.
A. F. Pollard
At the age of six he was placed in the college of Guienne, where he remained seven years.History of Education
It was, it is true, the road to Guienne, but he might stop there.
Later still, they negotiated for the possession of Guienne and Provence.
But now there was a distant crash and a roar of "Saint George for Guienne!"Sir Nigel
Arthur Conan Doyle
- a former province of SW France: formed, with Gascony, the duchy of Aquitaine during the 12th century
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