Definition of Dordogne in English:


proper noun

  • 1A river of western France which rises in the Auvergne and flows 472 km (297 miles) westwards to meet the Garonne and form the Gironde estuary.

    1. 1.1A department of SW France. It contains caves that have yielded abundant remains of early humans and their artefacts and art, such as that at Lascaux.



/French dɔʀdɔɲ//dɔːˈdɔɪn/