Examples from the Web for valais
Thus in some of the valleys tributary to the Rhone in the canton Valais the following conditions occur.Modern Geography|Marion I. Newbigin
When his insubordinate and intriguing spirit compelled his recall he was transferred as envoy to the canton of the Valais.
Hour after hour Delafield sat motionless in his room, till "high in the Valais depths profound" he "saw the morning break."Lady Rose's Daughter|Mrs. Humphry Ward
We must not pass over a singular custom which prevailed amongst the Valais folk.The Story of Switzerland|Lina Hug
The same is true of Valais, where the subdivisions are termed dizains.A Residence in France|J. Fenimore Cooper