breton breton  /b ˈrɛ tən/


  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Brittany (especially one who speaks the Breton language)
  2. (n) a Celtic language of Brittany


  1. Beat Generation: Allen Ginsberg opens at the ZKM Media Museum

    Allen Ginsberg, lecture at the Washington Square Park, New York 1960 © Photo: Charles Gatewood / The Image Works / Roger-Viollet. KARLSRUHE .- With this virtual exhibition curated by Jean-Jacques Lebel, four European institutions – the Centre Pompidou Metz, the Fresnoy in the northern French Tourcoing, the Champs Libres in Rennes, Breton and the ZKM in Karlsruhe – provide detailed insight into ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Art Daily

  2. Open Hearth Park Unveiled as Name of New Sydney Park

    SYDNEY, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - June 14, 2013) - Canadians have spoken. With twice as many votes as any other finalist, Cape Bretoners and friends and family from across the country have chosen Open Hearth Park as the name of the new park taking shape on the site of the former tar ponds in the heart of Sydney.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  3. 28th Street construction begins next phase

    The project to resurface and rebuild the road from Breton Road and I-96 began earlier this year.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WZZM 13 Grand Rapids


  1. "With his vast experience and knowledge I am confident he will ensure that this investigation will determine what happened off the coast of Cape Breton Island, and will help to prevent such tragedies in the future," said Hearn.
    on Apr 4, 2008 By: Loyola Hearn Source:

  2. "Whether it's Grand Isle or Barataria Bay or Lake Pontchartrain or Breton Sound, we need the federal government to have a greater sense of fighting this oil before it gets into our fragile estuaries," Jindal said at a news conference. "They...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Bobby Jindal Source:

  3. "Who could believe that NDP orange would cover Nova Scotia from Cumberland County right down through the [Annapolis] Valley, as far south as Shelburne County and right on through to Cape Breton," Leader Darrell Dexter asked his cheering supporters.
    on Jun 9, 2009 By: Darrell Dexter Source: Globe and Mail

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