Meaning of Navarre in English:


Pronunciation /nəˈvɑː/

proper noun

  • An autonomous region of northern Spain, on the border with France; capital, Pamplona. It represents the southern part of the former kingdom of Navarre, which was conquered by Ferdinand in 1512 and attached to Spain, while the northern part passed to France in 1589 through inheritance by Henry IV. Spanish name Navarra /naˈβarra/.