Pronunciation: (van'yā, van-yā'; for 1, 3 also Fr. va-nyā'),[key] —n. 1. Georges P. Pronunciation: (jôrj; Fr. zhôrzh),[key] 1888–1967, Canadian soldier and diplomat: governor-general 1959–67.
2. a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, near Ottawa, on the Ottawa River. 18,792.
3. a town in S Quebec, in E Canada: suburb of Quebec. 10,725.