Picardy

geographical name
Pic·​ar·​dy | \ ˈpi-kər-dē How to pronounce Picardy (audio) \
variants: or French Picardie \ pē-​kär-​ˈdē How to pronounce Picardie (audio) \

Definition of Picardy

region and former province of northern France bordering on the English Channel north of Normandy; chief town Amiens

Other Words from Picardy

Picard \ ˈpi-​ˌkärd How to pronounce Picard (audio) , -​kərd ; pi-​ˈkärd \ adjective or noun

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“Picardy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Picardy. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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