Cave DNA Unravels Riddle Of The Basque People
Scientists show distinct population, with unique language, descended from local hunter gatherers who mixed with arriving farmers - rather than being an indigenous group who lived separately for mi...
Aquitani
The Aquitanians (Latin: Aquitani) were a people living in what is now southern Aquitaine and southwestern Midi-Pyrenees, France, called Aquitania by the Romans, in the region between the Pyrenees, the...
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Basque nationalism
Basque nationalism is a form of nationalism that asserts that Basques are a nation and promotes the cultural unity of Basques. In recent years, Basque nationalism has been tightly tied with separatist...
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Basque diaspora
The Basque diaspora is the name given to describe people of Basque origin living outside their traditional homeland on the borders between Spain and France. Many Basques have left the Basque Country f...
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ETA
ETA ([eta], [ˈeta]), an acronym for Euskadi Ta Askatasuna ([eus̺kaði ta as̺katas̺una]; "Basque Homeland and Freedom") is an armed Basque nationalist and separatist organization. The group was founded ...
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First Carlist War
The First Carlist War was a civil war in Spain from 1833 to 1839, fought between factions over the succession to the throne and the nature of the Spanish monarchy. It was fought between supporters of ...
First Carlist War - Wikipedia
Jiménez dynasty
The Jiménez or Giménez/Ximenes ([ʃimenes̺]) were an Iberian ruling family from the 10th century to the 13th century.
The first known member of the family, García Jiménez of Pamplona, is obscure, i...
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Lord of Biscay
Lord of Biscay (Basque: Bizkaiko Jauna, Spanish: Señor de Vizcaya) is the historical title of the Lordship of Biscay, a feudal territory in present-day Biscay, in the Basque Country.
The f...
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Cave DNA Unravels Riddle Of The Basque People
Scientists show distinct population, with unique language, descended from local hunter gatherers who mixed with arriving farmers - rather than being an indigenous group who lived separately for mi...
José Luis de Oriol y Urigüen
José Luis de Oriol y Urigüen (1877 – 1972) was a Spanish businessman, architect and a conservative/Carlist politician.
José Luis Valentin Oriol was born to a distinguished Catalan landowner family...
José Luis de Oriol y Urigüen - Wikipedia
Novempopulania
Novempopulania (Latin for "country of the nine peoples") was one of the provinces created by Diocletian out of Gallia Aquitania, being also called Aquitania Tertia. The area of Novempopulania was hist...
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Elizate
An elizate ([elis̻ate]), (Spanish: anteiglesia) is an early form of local government in the Basque Country which was particularly common in Biscay but also existed in the other provinces. The term...
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Battle of Roncevaux Pass (778)
The Battle of Roncevaux Pass (French and English spelling, Roncesvalles in Spanish, Orreaga in Basque) was a battle in 778 in which Roland, prefect of the Breton March and commander of the rear guard ...
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The Dream and Lie of Franco
The Dream and Lie of Franco is a series of two sheets of prints, comprising 18 individual images, and an accompanying prose poem, by Pablo Picasso produced in 1937. The sheets each contain nine images...
The Dream and Lie of Franco - Wikipedia
Batasuna
Batasuna (English: Unity, originally Herri Batasuna or "Unity of the People") was a Basque nationalist political party based mainly in Spain, where it was outlawed in 2003, after a very contested ...
Tarbelli
The Tarbelli were an Aquitani pre-Roman tribe settled in what today is southwestern France, in the region between the river Adour and the Pyrenees. The capital of the Tarbelli people was Aquae Tarbell...
Tarbelli - Wikipedia
Gascony
Gascony (/ˈɡæskəni/; French: Gascogne [ɡaskɔɲ]; Gascon: Gasconha [ɡasˈkuɲɔ]) is an area of southwest France that was part of the "Province of Guyenne and Gascony" prior to the French Revolution. T...
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Hispania Tarraconensis
Hispania Tarraconensis was one of three Roman provinces in Hispania. It encompassed much of the Mediterranean coast of modern Spain along with the central plateau. Southern Spain, the region now calle...
Hispania Tarraconensis - Wikipedia
Tarbelas
The Tarbelas were a tribe recorded by Strabo and other Roman geographers that inhabited Labourd and the lands around it. They were considered part of the wider ethnic group of the Aquitani. Their main...
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Varduli
The Varduli were a pre-Roman tribe settled in the north of the Iberian Peninsula, in what today is the eastern region of the autonomous community of the Basque Country and western Navarre, in northern...
Varduli - Wikipedia
Elusates
The Elusates were an Aquitani pre-Roman tribe settled in what today is southwestern France, in the northeast of the Aquitaine territory, around the city of Elusa, which is present-day Éauze, in the Fr...
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Battle of Valmaseda
The Battle of Valmaseda took place on 5 November 1808, during Lieutenant-General Blake's retreat from superior French armies in Cantabria. Reinforced by veteran regular infantry from General La Romana...
Battle of Valmaseda - Wikipedia
Principality of Bidache
The Principality of Bidache was from 1570 to 1793 a small feudal state in the south west of modern-day France. The sovereignty of Bidache was proclaimed by Count Antoine de Gramont in 1570. The counts...
Principality of Bidache - Wikipedia