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A region and former kingdom of northeast Spain. It was united with Castile in 1479 to form the nucleus of modern Spain.
Ar′a·go·nese′ (ăr′ə-gə-nēz′, -nēs′) adj. & n.
(Placename) an autonomous region of NE Spain: independent kingdom from the 11th century until 1479, when it was united with Castile to form modern Spain. Pop: 1 059 600 (2003 est). Area: 47 609 sq km (18 382 sq miles)
(Biography) Louis (lwi). 1897–1982, French poet, essayist, and novelist; an early surrealist, later a committed Communist. His works include the verse collections Le Crève-Cœur (1941) and Les Yeux d'Elsa (1942) and the series of novels Le Monde réel (1933–51)
a region in NE Spain: formerly a kingdom; later a province. 18,181 sq. mi. (47,089 sq. km).Spanish, A•ra•gón (ˌɑ rɑˈgɔn)
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|Noun||1.||Aragon - French writer who generalized surrealism to literature (1897-1982)|
|2.||Aragon - a region of northeastern Spain; a former kingdom that united with Castile in 1479 to form Spain (after the marriage of Ferdinand V and Isabella I)|