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The Nuttall Encyclopedia [1]

Three departments in SE. France: the

n NE. part of Provence, bounded by Hautes-Alpes on the N. and Var on the S., sterile in the N., fertile in the S., cap. Digne;

orming part of Dauphiné, traversed by the Cottian Alps, climate severe, cap. Gap;

. of the Basses-A., bordering on Italy and the Mediterranean, made up of the territory of Nice, ceded by Italy, and of Monaco and Var; cap. Nice.

Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature [2]

in Roman mythology, was a surname of Mercury, because he had wings on his feet.