Definition of Brittany in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbrɪtəni/
A region and former duchy of NW France, forming a peninsula between the Bay of Biscay and the English Channel. It was occupied in the 5th and 6th centuries by Britons fleeing the Saxons, and was incorporated into France in 1532. French name Bretagne.

Words that rhyme with Brittany

dittany, litany

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Line breaks: Brit|tany

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