Hautes-Pyrénées


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Hautes-Pyrénées

(ōt-pērānā`), department (1990 pop. 224,800), SW France, in the Pyrenees. TarbesTarbes
, city (1990 pop. 50,228), capital of Hautes-Pyrénées dept., SW France, on the Adour River. It is an industrial, commercial, and tourist center in a cattle- and horse-raising area.
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 is the capital.
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