- a city in S France: an important port in Roman times.
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The decadence of Narbonne as a port is due to natural causes.In the Heart of Vosges
I went to the Theatre Francais in the evening, and enquired about Narbonne.
Recollect, my dear Vesian, you must make Narbonne ashamed of his own conduct.
Narbonne and Talleyrand were then completely devoted to her.Historical and Political Essays
William Edward Hartpole Lecky
The honey of Narbonne, got at Lyons, is the finest in France.Travels in France during the years 1814-1815
- a city in S France: capital of the Roman province of Gallia Narbonensis; harbour silted up in the 14th century. Pop: 46 510 (1999)