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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Garonne, Garonne Rivernoun

    a river that rises in the Pyrenees and flows northwest to the Bay of Biscay


  1. Garonnenoun

    A river that flows from the Spanish Pyrenees into the Atlantic Ocean.


  1. Garonne

    The Garonne (, also US: , French: [ɡaʁɔn]; Occitan, Catalan, Basque, and Spanish: Garona, Occitan pronunciation: [ɡaˈrunɔ]; Latin: Garumna or Garunna) is a river of southwest France and northern Spain. It flows from the central Spanish Pyrenees to the Gironde estuary at the French port of Bordeaux – a length of 529 km (329 mi), of which 47 km (29 mi) is in Spain (Val d'Aran); the total length extends to 602 km (374 mi) if one includes the Gironde estuary between the river and the sea. Its basin area is 56,000 km2 (22,000 sq mi), which increases to 84,811 km2 (32,746 sq mi) if the Dordogne River, which flows from the east and joins the Garonne at Bec d'Ambès to form the Gironde estuary, is included. Umayyad and Aquitanian forces fought the Battle of the River Garonne in 732 beside the river near present-day Bordeaux.


  1. garonne

    The Garonne is a major river in southwestern Europe that flows from Spain through southwestern France before emptying into the Atlantic Ocean. It is approximately 602 kilometers long and is known for its role in trade and transportation. It is also an important source of irrigation for the regions it flows through.


  1. Garonne

    The Garonne is a river in southwest France and northern Spain, with a length of 602 km.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Garonne

    an important river of SW. France, which rises in the Val d'Aran in the Spanish Pyrenees; 26 m. from its source it enters France near Pont du Roi, and after it passes Toulouse flows in a north-westerly direction; joined by the Dordogne, 20 m. below Toulouse, it gradually widens into the Gironde estuary, which opens on the Bay of Biscay; it has a length of 346 m., and is freely navigable as far as Toulouse.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of garonne in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of garonne in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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