Infobox River | river_name = Gabas
origin = Plateau of Ger
length = 117 km
The Gabas, is a left tributary of the
Adour, in the Landes, in the Southwest of France.
The name "Gabas" is derived from the word gave. The river was known as the "fluvius gavasensis" in 982 [cartulary of Saint-Sever.] .
A tributary of the
Léezis named the "Gabassot", an hypocoristicof "Gabas".
The Gabas crosses the
Tursan, in the Landes. It flows into the Adourin Toulouzette, downstream from Saint-Sever.
A dam of 20 million m³ was built in its upper course to regulate lowest water level.
* (R) the "Bayle" from Lourenties
* (R) the "Bas", from
** (R) the "Lescoû", from
** (L) the "Petit Bas", from
* (L) the "Laudon", from
* [http://sandre.eaufrance.fr/app/chainage/courdo/htm/Q13-0400.php?cg=Q13-0400 The Gabas at the Sandre database]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Gabas — may refer to:* Gabas River, a tributary of the Adour River in south west France * Gabas, Pyrénées Atlantiques, a hamlet in south west France … Wikipedia
Gabas, Pyrénées-Atlantiques — Gabas is a hamlet in the valley of the Gave d Ossau in the French Pyrenees. It is located where that river is formed by the confluence of two mountain streams, the Gave de Bious and the Gave du Brousset, which flow respectively from the western… … Wikipedia
Adour River — River, southwestern France. Flowing northwest from the Pyrenees, it traverses the scenic Campan valley; beyond Tarbes it feeds irrigation canals, most importantly the Canal d Alaric. After a course of 208 mi (335 km), it empties into the Bay of… … Universalium
Bayajidda (mythology) — Bayajidda (Hausa: Bàyā̀jiddà) is a character from the tradional history of the Hausa people of Nigeria and the central figure of the Bayajidda Legend. The various versions of the legend differ on major points, but generally agree that early… … Wikipedia
Gave d'Ossau — Infobox River | river name = Gave d Ossau caption = origin = Pic du Midi d Ossau mouth = Gave d Oloron basin countries = France length = 48.5 km elevation = 1 008 m discharge = watershed = The Gave d Ossau is the torrential river flowing through… … Wikipedia
Esteous — Estéous l Estéous Pont sur l Estéous à Rabastens de Bigorre. Caractéristiques Longueur 44,7 km Bassin ? … Wikipédia en Français
Lestéous — Estéous l Estéous Pont sur l Estéous à Rabastens de Bigorre. Caractéristiques Longueur 44,7 km Bassin ? … Wikipédia en Français
Kanoé people — The Kanoé people in the region of the Igarape Omere and south or west of Rondônia, in Brazil, near the border of Bolivia.cite web |url=http://listserv.emich.edu/cgi bin/wa?A2=ind9512 L=endangered languages l P=205 |title=Endangered groups in… … Wikipedia
Legends of Africa — Africa has a wealth of history which is largely unrecorded. Myths, fables and legends abound.Imhotep of EgyptExternal reference: * http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic figures/imhotep.shtml * http://www.nbufront.org/html/MastersMuseums/JHClarke/H… … Wikipedia
Garonne — 42° 38′ 59″ N 0° 40′ 06″ E / 42.6498, 0.6683 … Wikipédia en Français