How to use Namur in a sentence
But the ruling party at Dinant were so foolhardy as to declare war against Namur.
The Bishop fled to Namur, but some of his servants and some partisans of Burgundy were slain.
A meeting of the canons who had fled from Lige, and their brethren who had been coerced into voting, was held at Namur.
The western portion of the old diocese was sunk in 'Sambre et Meuse,' of which Namur was the chief town.
A few years after this affair a mutiny broke out among the crew of the Namur, of ninety guns.The Chronicles of Crime or The New Newgate Calendar. v. 1/2 | Camden Pelham
British Dictionary definitions for Namur
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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