Chartres


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Char·tres

 (shärt, shär′trə)
A city of northern France southwest of Paris. Its 13th-century cathedral is a masterpiece of Gothic architecture noted for its stained glass and asymmetric spires.

Chartres

(ˈʃɑːtrə; ʃɑːt; French ʃartrə)
n
(Placename) a city in NW France: Gothic cathedral; market town. Pop: 41 588 (2006)

Char•tres

(ˈʃɑr trə, ʃɑrt; Fr. ˈʃar trə)

n.
a city in N France, SW of Paris: cathedral. 41,251.
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Noun1.Chartres - a town in northern France that is noted for its Gothic Cathedral
Chartres Cathedral - a Gothic cathedral in northern France; built in 13th century
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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Thanks to this mode of locomotion, he traversed the space separating Chartres from Chateaubriand.
And she also knew where the Lebruns lived, on Chartres Street.
He had talked to her about Cronshaw, she would see him; and there was Lawson, he had gone to Paris for a couple of months; and they would go to the Bal Bullier; there were excursions; they would make trips to Versailles, Chartres, Fontainebleau.
Archer remembered Dallas's wrath at being asked to contemplate Mont Blanc instead of Rheims and Chartres.
Time was when none but my countrymen could do these things; but there is Clement of Chartres and others in France who are very worthy workmen.
18a013 - acquisition of specific furniture for the services of the city of chartres, chartres metropolis, cias and ccas of the city of chartres
Das Konigsportal und die Schule von Chartres, Verlag Ludwig, Kiel, 211, 171 pp.
The Chartres Lodging Group, LLC, has completed its purchase of the 910-room Adam's Mark Hotel St.
But for Anglican Bishop Richard Chartres of London, who has pledged to refrain from air travel for a year, as a sign of his commitment to the environment, the journey earlier this month meant a 1,000-kilometre train voyage with changes in Brussels and Berlin.
Calling modern society's approach to the environment "autistic," Chartres also acknowledged that churches had been low to respond to environmental issues.
The Rosary is featured prominently during the annual pilgrimage to Chartres Cathedral, France, dedicated to Our Lady.
During the [UK] election campaign there were constant appeals for transformation,' Bishop Chartres said, but people had been disappointed in not finding a way that this could occur.