Bretagne
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Place Name BRETAGNE
TYPE: Region
USAGE: French, German
Meaning & History
French form of Britannia (see BRITAIN). In French this typically refers to the region known as Brittany in France, while Great Britain is called Grande-Bretagne.
Related Names
VARIANT: Britannien (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Britannia (Ancient Roman), Breizh (Breton), Britain, Brittany (English), Bretagna (Italian), Bretaigne (Medieval French), Bretaña (Spanish)