[ nah-moo r; French na-myr ]
/ nɑˈmʊər; French naˈmür /


a province in S Belgium. 1413 sq. mi. (3660 sq. km).
a city in and capital of this province, on the Sambre and Meuse rivers.


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British Dictionary definitions for namur

/ (næˈmʊə, French naˈmyr) /


a province of S Belgium. Capital: Namur. Pop: 452 856 (2004 est). Area: 3660 sq km (1413 sq miles)
a town in S Belgium, capital of Namur province: strategically situated on a promontory between the Sambre and Meuse Rivers, besieged and captured many times. Pop: 106 213 (2004 est)
Flemish name: Namen
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