- a city in and the capital of Hautes-Pyrénées, in SW France.
- a department in SW France. 1751 sq. mi. (4535 sq. km). Capital: Tarbes.
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This nearly led to her removal and confinement in a hospital at Tarbes.
Having lived at Tarbes he was already acquainted with Gerard.
These questions were not very new, even at the time of Tarbes's mission.
Henry, however, does not say that Tarbes first suggested the doubts, nor does Wolsey.
Bertrand Barre was born in the year 1755, at Tarbes in Gascony.Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)
Thomas Babington Macaulay
- a town in SW France: noted for the breeding of Anglo-Arab horses. Pop: 46 275 (1999)
- a department of SW France, in Midi-Pyrénées region. Capital: Tarbes. Pop: 224 053 (2003 est). Area: 4534 sq km (1768 sq miles)
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