Hainaut

geographical name
Hai·​naut | \ ā-ˈnō How to pronounce Hainaut (audio) , hā-\

Definition of Hainaut

1 medieval county in the Low Countries southeast of Flanders in modern southwestern Belgium and northern France
2 province of southwestern Belgium in Wallonia; capital Mons area 1463 square miles (3789 square kilometers), population 1,330,000

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