Courtrai


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Cour·trai

 (ko͝or-trā′, ko͞or-)

Courtrai

(French kurtrɛ)
n
(Placename) a town in W Belgium, in West Flanders on the Lys River: the largest producer of linen in W Europe. Pop: 73 984 (2004 est). Flemish name: Kortrijk

Cour•trai

(Fr. kurˈtrɛ)

n.
a city in W Belgium, on the Lys River: important medieval city. 43,364. Flemish, Kortrijk.
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they have shown the French at Courtrai and elsewhere that they are as deft in wielding steel as in welding it.
Boswell, an electrician who lived in Hampton Street in Birmingham, served in the Royal Artillery 57th Anti-Tank Regiment attached to the East Surrey Regiment, and was eventually captured by German troops in the Belgian city of Courtrai while trying to fight off their advances to Dunkirk in 1940.
The world-first was presented at BusWorld in Courtrai, Belgium, on October 19, 2017.
Nesse sentido, destacamos o artigo publicado em 1890, "La version flamande et la version francaise de la bataille de Courtrai" (A versao flamenca e a versao francesa da batalha de Courtrai) (PIRENNE 1890), no qual analisa e confronta as diversas versoes francesas e flamengas sobre a batalha de Courtrai, ocorrida em 1302.
The three arrests were made in the Western town of Harelbeke, close to the French border, the Belga news agency reported, citing the prosecutor's office in nearby Courtrai.
Y despues le realizo tambien un capero (capuchon), una hopa y un mantell botonado, mientras que Petrequi hizo para el marques dos jubones de pano de Courtrai forrados de lienzo y con bordados de seda, una gramalla con capero, una hopalanda roja y una zamarra, costando solo su trabajo 45 sueldos y 6 dineros (12).
Yn ol y llythyr gafodd Nain o Swyddfa'r Fyddin, fe gladdwyd ei gwr ar ochr y ffordd yn Courtrai.
To this we must add a tabard, a cloak, and pelote in Courtrai fabric (contray in the source).
Esta forma de organizacion industrial se desarrollo en Flandes, sirviendo como alternativa a la decadencia de la actividad textil en ciudades como Gante, Brujas o Courtrai, pero tambien florecio en otros ambitos de la Europa industrial.
Las escrituras notariales dan cuenta asimismo de numerosas procedencias mas o menos precisas: Londres, Courtrai, Perpinan, Irlanda, Bretana, Florencia, Francia, Palencia, Valencia, Barcelona, Logrono, Segovia, Granada, Sevilla, Cuenca, Toledo, Ciudad Real, Aragon, Frechilla, Monforte, Riaza, Ezcaray, Duenas, Torrecilla, Castromocho, Belorado .
Ello trajo a Francia la posibilidad de acceder al trono espanol, asi como la confirmacion de su colonia Saint Domingue en la parte noroccidental de la isla Espanola, mientras que Espana recupero Cataluna y las ciudades de Mons, Luxemburgo y Courtrai.
Dunbabin is largely successful in demonstrating that, prior to the French defeat at Courtrai, southern Italy played a role in the development of Capetian government, as well as in northern France's intellectual and cultural life.