Hell, they could have been the Basque ETA or the ultra right wing U.S. militia.
Hemingway and his first wife Hadley went from the Basque country to Pamplona over the Pyrenees by bus.
As we pulled back the sheets the bed was full of confetti in the Basque colors, red, white and green.
Mugaritz, in the Basque country in Spain, specializes in molecular gastronomy and is one of my favorite restaurants.
Aznar jumped to conclusions, quickly blaming Basque separatist organization ETA for the al Qaeda attack.
Probably visited a hundred years earlier by Basque and Breton fishermen, and possibly by the Northmen several centuries before.
The obvious thing was to question the Basque as to long-ago events.
Here and there a fair-haired Basque studied his hand meantime, waiting without protest.
She was talking low to herself, but she spoke in Basque which he did not understand.
The younger boys wore broad, turn-down collars and had short, square jackets made somewhat in the Basque fashion.
1817 (adj.), 1835 (n.), from French, from Spanish vasco (adj.), from vascon (n.), from Latin Vascones (Vasconia was the Roman name for the up-country of the western Pyrenees), said by von Humboldt to originally mean "foresters" but more likely a Latinized version of the people's name for themselves, euskara or eskuara.
This contains a basic element -sk- which is believed to relate to maritime people or sailors, and which is also found in the name of the Etruscans .... [Room, "Placenames of the World," 2006]Earlier in English was Basquish (1610s, noun and adjective); Baskles (plural noun, late 14c.); Baskon (mid-15c.).