Definitions for périgord
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a division of the former province of Guienne, in SW France.
Category: Geography (places)
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an ancient territory of France, S. of Guienne, famous for its truffles, of which Périgueux (q. v.) was the capital; united to the Crown of France by Henry IV. in 1589, it is now part of the department of Dordogne and part of Lot-et-Garonne.