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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northern France on the Somme River north of Paris. Settled in pre-Roman times, it has been a textile center since the Middle Ages. The city's Gothic cathedral is the largest church in France. Population: 136,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A large city which is the capital of The Somme, France.


Old French Amiens (Wiktionary)



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