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EtymologyEdit

The town name is from Walloon espa (fountain, spring), which could be from Latin spargere (to spread, scatter) or spatium (free space).

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Spa

  1. A town located in the Belgian province of Liège, famous for its springs.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Oxford English Dictionary, 1884–1928, and First Supplement, 1933.
  • Dictionnaire des noms de lieux en Wallonie et à Bruxelles, Jean-Jacques Jespers, 2005, éd. Racine

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Proper nounEdit

Spa ?

  1. Spa: A town located in the Belgian province of Liège, famous for its springs.

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