Pettarra

Pettarra (Basque, /petjara/, from beheretar(ra)* 'lowlander', French: Basse-Soule), was the vernacular name for the area along the lower course of the Saison (French Basque Country), as opposed to the Basabürüa.[1]

Petarra in Zuberoa

It was also known as Barhoue.

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Jean-Baptiste Orpustan, Nouvelle toponymie basque, Presses Universitaires de Bordeaux, ISBN 2-86781-396-4.