Kingdom of Navarre
The Kingodom of Navarre was a small kingdom that existed from 841 to 1820. The kingdom was located roughly in the Basque Country on both sides of the Pyrenees mountains. In 1512, it was split into a Spanish part, and a French part. In 1620, the French part, called Lower Navarre was merged with France. The Spanish part existed until 1820. The capital of the kingdom was Pamplona.
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- Estibaliz Amorrortu, Basque Sociolinguistics: Language, Society, and Culture, (University of Nevada Press, 2003), 14 note5.
- R. L. Trask, The History of Basque, (Routledge, 2014), 427.
- Harvey, L.P. (1996). Muslims in Spain, 1500 to 1614. Chicago: Chicago University Press. pp. 124–125. ISBN 978-0-226-31964-3.