Puy

Le Puy

[luh pwee]
noun
a city in and the capital of Haute-Loire, in central France: cathedral.
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puy
"hill of volcanic origin," especially those in Auvergne, 1858, from Fr., from L. podium "a height, balcony," lit. "support" (see podium).
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