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Definition of Arras

Arras
Arras Ar"ras, v. t. To furnish with an arras. --Chapman.

Meaning of Arras from wikipedia

- Arras (/ˈærəs/ ARR-əss, French: [aʁɑs] (listen); Picard: Aro; Dutch: Atrecht [ˈaːtrɛxt] (listen)) is the capital (chef-lieu/préfecture) of the Pas-de-Calais...
- The Battle of Arras (also known as the Second Battle of Arras) was a British offensive on the Western Front during World War I. From 9 April to 16 May...
- The name Battle of Arras refers to a number of battles which took place near the town of Arras in Artois, France: Siege of Arras (1640), a siege by the...
- Las arras, or las arras matrimoniales (English: arrhae, wedding tokens, or unity coins) are wedding paraphernalia used in Christian wedding ceremonies...
- Arras is the capital of the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France. Arras may also refer to: Wim Arras (born 1964), Belgian cyclist Arras, Albania...
- Arras took place on 21 May 1940, during the Battle of France in the Second World War. British and French tanks and infantry advanced south from Arras...
- several treaties of Arras: Treaty of Arras (1435), between Charles VII of France and Philip the Good of Burgundy Treaty of Arras (1482), between Louis...
- Arras lace refers to a form of pure white bobbin lace that was made at Arras, France, from the 17th to 19th centuries. It is similar to, but stronger than...
- distanced themselves from the rebels in the north with the 1579 Union of Arras, which expressed their loyalty to Philip II of Spain. Opposing them, the...
- The Battle of Arras (also known as the First Battle of Arras, 1–4 October 1914), was an attempt by the French Army to outflank the German Army, which was...
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