Arles


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Arles

 (ärlz, ärl)
1. A medieval kingdom of eastern and southeast France. It was formed in 933 and gradually split up after 1246.
2. A city of south-central France on the Rhone River delta. A flourishing city in Roman times, it is the site of many ancient remains, including a Roman cemetery and an arena built in the first century ad.

Arles

(ɑːlz; French arl)
n
1. (Placename) a city in SE France, on the Rhône: Roman amphitheatre. Pop: 53 058 (2006)
2. (Placename) Kingdom of Arles a kingdom in SE France which had dissolved by 1378: known as the Kingdom of Burgundy until about 1200
3. (Historical Terms) Kingdom of Arles a kingdom in SE France which had dissolved by 1378: known as the Kingdom of Burgundy until about 1200

Arles

(ɑrl)

n.
a city in SE France, on the Rhone River. 50,345.
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Born in the neighborhood of Arles, she had shared in the beauty for which its women are proverbial; but that beauty had gradually withered beneath the devastating influence of the slow fever so prevalent among dwellers by the ponds of Aiguemortes and the marshes of Camargue.
He dressed in the picturesque costume worn upon grand occasions by the inhabitants of the south of France, bearing equal resemblance to the style adopted both by the Catalans and Andalusians; while La Carconte displayed the charming fashion prevalent among the women of Arles, a mode of attire borrowed equally from Greece and Arabia.
Again, in Arles and Nimes, and other towns that I could name, there are the great arches and fortalices still standing which were built of old by giant men who came from the south.
Address : Quartier Fourchon Bp 80195, 13637, Arles Cedex, F
Arles be there Arles, an impressive UNESCO World Heritage Site on the banks of the Grand Rhone River in pretty Provence, was once known as the 'Little Rome of the Gaul'.
Ask philanthropist and collector Maja Hoffmann what excites her the most about the art center her LUMA Foundation is building in the southern French city of Arles, and she may say that she's excited that the plans for the complex include Annabelle Selldorf-designed renovations of a cluster of old rail yard buildings.
Arlesienne is a feminine floral fusion, the embodiment of the woman of Arles, the Arlesienne.
In a repeat of last year's decider a similar outcome was never really in doubt, even though Arles started well.
The LUMA Foundation, set up by Maja Hoffmann in 2004, has embarked on a series of cultural projects in Arles.
Their away form has been poor but they should be able to bring Arles back down to earth.
The victim was identified as Judge Henry Arles of Regional Trial Court in Kabankalan, a city of the Negros Occidental Province, Philippine National Police spokesman Agrimero Cruz Jr.
En Arles se descubre, aprende y comparte la cultura de la fotografia, ya son 42 ocasiones en las que profesionales del historico aparato se reunen con manifiestos, documentos, exhibiciones, coloquios e iniciaciones que hacen de www.