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peï rei

Language: French

Description: A name in Languedoc for the meagre.

peï rei
Meagres or corbinas on sale at the lovely fish market at Almuñecar in Andalucia

Latin: Argyrosomus regius
Ethnicity: French
Most frequent country: France
Most frequent region: Languedoc-Roussillon
Better known as: maigre
Also known as: figoun, sciène

See places: French food and cuisine, Languedoc, Languedoc-Roussillon

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