narbonnais

narbonnais

[när·bə′nā]
(meteorology)
A wind coming from Narbonne; a north wind in the Roussillon region of southern France resembling the tramontana; if associated with an influx of arctic air, it may be very stormy with heavy falls of rain or snow.
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The Outdoor models are based on the 207 SW Sport but bring an off-road look through increased ground clearance, 16-inch Outdoor alloy wheels with 205/55R 16 tyres and large Narbonnais grey wheel arch extensions and sill mouldings.
The battle for the Republique democratique et sociale in the Narbonnais, 1830-1875.
In 1195, the papal legate assembled the Narbonnais council at Montpellier, admonishing laypersons of both sexes for the lasciviousness and vanity of their slashed or << tongued >> garments, as well as women's long trains, especially in the face of the Saracen threat in Spain and Jerusalem (125).
While there he was urged by the Narbonnais to marry their young Countess, Ermengard.
To my mind Asperti is also over-inclined to regularize: this may be justified in the case of inflections, given that these are always 'regular' at the rhyme; but to take C, the unique source for five of the songs and attesting all of them, as the base for linguistic forms and then to 'correct' graphies characteristic of Narbonnais, seems like a pointless tampering with the actual transmission and a cluttering of the apparatus.