- a town in NE Spain, SSW of Andorra: cathedral.
Also called Seo de Urgel.
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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.Spain
Torquemada having been condemned as a fanatic by the Bishop of Urgel, is ordered to be bricked up alive in a vault.Victor Hugo: His Life and Works
G. Barnett Smith
France and the Spanish Bishop of Urgel have jointly a nominal interest in its government.Alden's Handy Atlas of the World
John B. Alden
The French government and the see or Urgel possess a co-ordinate right of confirmation over the appointment of the syndic.