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  1. a town in NE Spain, SSW of Andorra: cathedral.
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Also called Seo de Urgel.
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Examples from the Web for urgel

Historical Examples

  • This protectorate is exercised for Spain by the Bishop of Urgel.

    International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)

    Lassa Francis Oppenheim

  • Balaguer , Urgel , Solsona , are the most populous of the remaining.


    Wentworth Webster

  • Torquemada having been condemned as a fanatic by the Bishop of Urgel, is ordered to be bricked up alive in a vault.

  • France and the Spanish Bishop of Urgel have jointly a nominal interest in its government.

  • The French government and the see or Urgel possess a co-ordinate right of confirmation over the appointment of the syndic.