Provence

[ praw-vahns; English pruh-vahns ]
/ prɔˈvɑ̃s; English prəˈvɑns /

noun

a region in SE France, bordering on the Mediterranean: formerly a province; famous for medieval poetry and courtly traditions.

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Provence
/ (French prɔvɑ̃s) /

noun

a former province of SE France, on the Mediterranean, and the River Rhône: forms part of the administrative region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
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