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Lérida

[le-ree-th ah] /ˈlɛ ri ðɑ/
noun
1.
a city in NE Spain.
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  • Even at lerida, a place scarcely at all affected by foreign travellers, we were perfectly comfortable—and such sights!

  • Who would have supposed such an idyll in the quiet town of lerida?

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
  • He left the train at lerida, going on foot from the station to the town, but he did not seek an hotel.

    The Velvet Glove Henry Seton Merriman
  • We were recognised as English, and the English who visit lerida are few and far between.

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
  • His troops, dispersed by the two disastrous battles, were reassembled at lerida.

  • If ever you visit lerida again, and I am quartered here, I hope you will find me out.

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
  • The Goths had much to do with lerida, and in 546 it became a Bishopric.

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
  • What if the night-porter failed us, as he had failed in lerida?

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
  • Our children are all out in the world, and not one of them lives in lerida.

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
  • But these frantic discords just please the people of lerida, who have not been educated to anything better.

    Glories of Spain Charles W. Wood
British Dictionary definitions for lerida

Lérida

/Spanish ˈleriða/
noun
1.
a city in NE Spain, in Catalonia: commercial centre of an agricultural region. Pop: 118 035 (2003 est) Catalan name Lleida
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