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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(1989): "Domitien, la 'loi des narbonnais' et le culte imperial dans les provinces senatoriales d'Occident", Revue Archeologique de Narbonnaise, 22, pp.
The Battle for the Rdpublique Democratique et Sociale in the Narbonnais, 1830-1875.
Although it would have benefited from a short summary rather than simply abruptly ending, Guthrie's work is an excellent example of the "bottom-up" school of historiography, and succeeds in demonstrating how national French political developments were reflected in the Narbonnais over a forty-year period.
This article interrogates such a construction of the medieval by exploring the status of touch, contact, and violence in the chansons de geste of the Narbonnais cycle.
Given our sticky discomfort over (medieval) violence, the Narbonnais cycle seems to speak of touch gone mad.
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 this study, Guthrie (history, Tarleton State U.) examines the development of political behavior among residents of the Narbonnais region of France in the 19th century.
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.