What does pyrenees mean?

pyrenees meaning in General Dictionary

a sequence of hills between France and Spain

pyrenees meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1550s, from French Pyr

pyrenees - French to English


Sentence Examples with the word pyrenees

A few days Madrid was evacuated, and all the French forces, with the exception of the garrisons of San Sebastian (3000), Pampeluna (3000), Santona (1500), and the troops under Suchet holding posts in Catalonia and Valencia, had retired across the Pyrenees into France.

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