Meaning of Marne

Marne

Pronunciation: (märn Fr. marn), [key]
— n.
  1. a river in NE France, flowing W to the Seine near Paris: battles 1914, 1918, 1944. 325 mi. (525 km) long.
  2. a department in N France. 530,399; 3168 sq. mi. (8205 sq. km). Cap.: Châlons-sur-Marne.
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