- a city and the capital of Calvados, in NW France, SW of Le Havre: many Norman buildings destroyed 1944.
- a department in NW France. 2198 sq. mi. (5693 sq. km). Capital: Caen.
- (sometimes lowercase) a dry apple brandy made from apple cider in Normandy.
- an industrial city in NW France. Pop: 113 987 (1999)
- a department of N France in the Basse-Normandie region. Capital: Caen. Pop: 659 893 (2003 est). Area: 5693 sq km (2198 sq miles)
- an apple brandy distilled from cider in this region