Definitions for tarntɑrn
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a small mountain lake or pool, esp. one in a cirque.
Origin of tarn:
1300–50; ME terne < ON tjǫrn pond, pool
a mountain lake (especially one formed by glaciers)
A small mountain lake, especially in Northern England.
One of the du00E9partements of Midi-Pyru00E9nu00E9es, France (INSEE code 81)
Origin: From tjǫrn. Cognate with Norwegian tjern
a mountain lake or pool
Tarn is a department in the Midi-Pyrénées region in the southwest of France, named after the Tarn River. It was formed in 1790 of the three dioceses of Albi, Castres and Lavaur, belonging to the province of Languedoc. In 1906, the population was 330,533. In 1999, it stood at 343,402. Of particular note in the department are Albi, Castres, Gaillac, Lavaur, Mazamet and Cordes. Other places of interest are: ⁕Burlats, which has ruins of an old church and chateau ⁕Lisle-sur-Tarn, a bastide with a church of the 14th century ⁕Penne which has ruins of a fine medieval château.
Translations for tarn
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(also rook ) a piece in chess.
- رُخ (في الشطرنج)Arabic
- torrePortuguese (BR)
- der TurmGerman
- πύργος (στο σκάκι)Greek
- शतरंज में रुखHindi
- bástya (sakkban)Hungarian
- (buah catur)Indonesian
- tornis (šahā)Latvian
- يوډول اروپايى كارغه:رخش يارخ (دشطرنج په لوبه كى ): كلاPashto
- (國際象棋的)車Chinese (Trad.)
- شطرنج کا ایک مہرہUrdu
- quân cờ thấpVietnamese
- （国际象棋的）车Chinese (Simp.)
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