Breiz

  • (noun): A former province of northwestern France on a peninsula between the English Channel and the Bay of Biscay.
    Synonyms: Bretagne, Brittany

Some articles on breiz:

Barzaz Breiz
... Barzaz Breiz (in modern spelling Barzhaz Breizh, meaning "Ballads of Brittany" Barz is the equivalent of "bard" and Breiz means "Brittany") is a collection of Breton popular songs ...
Feiz Ha Breiz - Revived Journal
... Thanks to the activity of the Feiz ha Breiz Association, which was set up in the Diocese of Quimper and Leon to protect the Breton language, the review was revived in 1899 ... Number 1 of the new Feiz ha Breiz was dated January 1900 ... Feiz ha Breiz encompassed two other titles, publishing as Feiz ha Breiz, Arvorig ha Kroaz-ar-Vretoned from February 1921 until December 1926 ...
François-Marie Luzel - Biography - Quarrel Over Barzaz Breiz
... suspicions about the authenticity of the songs included in the Barzaz Breiz, which was published by Théodore Hersart de la Villemarqué 33 years ... The controversy surrounding Barzaz Breiz would last for more than a century ...
Breiz Da Zont
... Breiz da Zont (Brittany of the Future), was a Breton nationalist periodical active during the 1930s ... Initially, Breiz da Zont was the organ of the nationalist grouping known as Parti nationaliste intégral breton (Breton Integral Nationalist Party PNIB) led by Théophile Jeusset ...
Charles De Gaulle (poet) - Life
... a study the Celtic languages after reading Barzaz Breiz (Ballads of Brittany) at the age of sixteen ... Having met Théodore Hersart de la Villemarqué, author of Barzaz Breiz, he became secretary of Breuriez Breiz, a society of Breton poets in Paris ...