Meaning of Dieppe in English:


Pronunciation /dɪˈɛp/ /djɛp/

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proper noun

  • A channel port in northern France, from which ferries run to Newhaven and elsewhere; population 34,670 (2006). In August 1942 it was the scene of an unsuccessful amphibious raid by a joint force of British and Canadian troops to destroy the German-held port and airfield.