Le Havre


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Le Ha·vre

 (lə hä′vrə, häv′)
A city of northern France on the English Channel west-northwest of Paris. It has been a major port since 1500s.

Le Havre

(lə ˈhɑːvrə; French lə ɑvrə)
n
(Placename) a port in N France, on the English Channel at the mouth of the River Seine: transatlantic trade; oil refining. Pop: 185 311 (2006)

Le Ha•vre

(lə ˈhɑ vrə; Fr. lə ˈa vrə)
n.
a seaport in N France, at the mouth of the Seine. 200,411. Also called Havre.
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Noun1.Le Havre - a port city in northern France on the English Channel at the mouth of the Seine
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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Contract notice: Project mastery assistance - assistance for project management in connection with the renovation of the jenner tunnel in le havre.
However, it would also be a surprise if either team were to force their way into the promotion picture - ninthplaced Nancy are five points above Le Havre in the standings.
Mendy's club, Le Havre, have accepted an undisclosed offer from Sunderland, but personal terms have not been agreed.
Mendy has made a major impact for Le Havre, making 48 first-team starts over the last two seasons.
BENJAMIN MENDY insists he is not a Sunderland player yet - despite the Black Cats having agreed a fee with his club Le Havre.
The Sunderland boss has agreed a fee with Le Havre for 18-year-old right-back Mendy, as he continues his continental bargain hunt.
NORMANDY: BRITTANY Ferries' (0871 244 1400) new cross-Channel route (Thur-Sun) from Portsmouth to Le Havre by fastcraft Normandie Express offers overnight B&B in Unesco-listed Le Havre from PS72, incl foot-passenger ferry crossings and accom at city's Art Hotel or Novotel.
ONLY IN AN AKI KAURISMAKI FILM would someone comfort a dying woman by reading Kafka to her, as happens near the end of the po-faced Finn's latest proletarian fable, Le Havre.
London, May 30 (ANI): Nicolas Sarkozy has taken it upon himself to fulfil a Napoleonic ideal - the French prez wants to push Paris to the sea stretching 100 miles to Le Havre, a city in northern France.
Summary: Manchester United say they are ready to take legal action against Le Havre if they pursue a case over their signing of Paul Pogba.
Manchester United have warned Le Havre they will take action against them unless they stop repeating claims that the Red Devils offered financial inducements to Paul Pogba's family in order to lure the teenager to Old Trafford.
Handed a professional contract at 16 by United, Le Havre cried foul.