[hav-er for 1; hah-vruh, -ver for 2]
- a city in N Montana.
- Le Havre.
[luh hah-vruh, -ver; French luh a-vruh]
- a seaport in N France, at the mouth of the Seine.
Also called Havre.
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Examples from the Web for havre
He was born in the small, remote town of Havre, 35 miles south of Saskatchewan.Senator Jon Tester: The Democrats' Last Best Hope
May 8, 2011
I had now been no less than eight voyages in the Havre trade, without intermission.
I went twice to Havre in this ship also, when I left her for the Normandy, in the same line.
But Patrickson was to go by Havre de Grace—that would delay him.Tales And Novels, Volume 9 (of 10)
That would not change anything even if he could go back to Havre.A Comedy of Marriage and Other Tales
Guy De Maupassant
I shall send you some to the Poste Restante in Havre—to-morrow.The White Lie
William Le Queux
- See Le Havre
- a port in N France, on the English Channel at the mouth of the River Seine: transatlantic trade; oil refining. Pop: 190 905 (1999)