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Coordinates: 49°48′42″N 2°52′11″E / 49.81167°N 2.869722°E / 49.81167; 2.869722

Commune of Pertain

Location
Paris plan pointer b jms.svg
Map highlighting the commune of
Administration
Country France
Region Blason région fr Picardie.svg Picardie
Department Blason département fr Somme.svg Somme
Arrondissement Péronne
Canton Nesle
Intercommunality Haute Picardie
Mayor Régis Nuttens
(2001–2008)
Statistics
Elevation 79–91 m (260–300 ft)
(avg. 100 m/330 ft)
Land area1 7.88 km2 (3.04 sq mi)
Population2 368  (2006)
 - Density 47 /km2 (120 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 80621/ 80320
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population sans doubles comptes: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Pertain is a commune in the Somme department in Picardie in northern France.

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Geography

Pertain is situated on the D142 road, some 27 miles (43 km) southeast of Amiens, in the east of the Santerre district.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 !1 2006
362 374 325 332 314 318 368
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

History

Founded around the end of the first millennium, the village was first known as "Pertaing". Made up of several now-disappeared hamlets, such as "Mory", "Sacy-Les-Pertain" and “Berseaucourt”.

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010
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Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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English

Pronunciation

Etymology

From Old French partenir (French: appartenir), in turn from Latin pertineō.

Verb

Infinitive
to pertain

Third person singular
pertains

Simple past
pertained

Past participle
pertained

Present participle
pertaining

to pertain (third-person singular simple present pertains, present participle pertaining, simple past and past participle pertained)

  1. (intransitive) To belong.
  2. (intransitive) To relate, to refer.

Usage notes

  • In all the above senses, pertain is formal and followed by to (at times followed by unto, as in The King James Version of The Bible and in the plays of Shakespeare, although to is used in these works as well)

Quotations

(relate):

  • 1989, Sort out any booklets or manuals that pertain to the heating system or any other fixture that you are leaving behind. — One's company, Underwood, Lynn, Southampton: Ashford.

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