Aveyron

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

French Aveyron

Proper noun[edit]

Aveyron

  1. One of the départements of Midi-Pyrénées, France (INSEE code 12)

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the Arve River, of uncertain origin, possibly a Celtic name from Proto-Celtic *garwos (violent, rough, bumpy), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer- (to bristle). Compare Welsh garw (rough, bumpy) and Irish garbh.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.vɛ.ʁɔ̃/
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Proper noun[edit]

Aveyron m

  1. Aveyron

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Chambers, William (1882): Chambers's Etymological Dictionary of the English Language