Pas-de-Calais

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French (see below), from Pas de Calais 'the English Channel', itself from pas 'pass, strait' + de 'of' + Calais

Proper noun[edit]

Pas-de-Calais

  1. A département of northern France, bordering the North Sea and Belgium

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pas de Calais 'the English Channel', itself from pas 'pass, strait' + de 'of' + Calais

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Pas-de-Calais

  1. A département of northern France, bordering the North Sea and Belgium

Derived terms[edit]