- a port in N France, on the Strait of Dover: the nearest French port to England; belonged to England 1347–1558. Pop: 77 333 (1999)
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- Place Namesa seaport in N France, on the Strait of Dover: the French port nearest England. 79,369.
Ca•la•is (kə lā′is),USA pronunciation n. [Class. Myth.]
- Classicsthe winged son of Boreas the north wind. As Argonauts he and his brother Zetes chased away the Harpies.