capital of France


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Noun1.capital of France - the capital and largest city of Francecapital of France - the capital and largest city of France; and international center of culture and commerce
Bastille - a fortress built in Paris in the 14th century and used as a prison in the 17th and 18th centuries; it was destroyed July 14, 1789 at the start of the French Revolution
Eiffel Tower - a wrought iron tower 300 meters high that was constructed in Paris in 1889; for many years it was the tallest man-made structure
Louvre, Louvre Museum - an art museum that is a famous tourist attraction in Paris
Paris University, Sorbonne, University of Paris - a university in Paris; intellectual center of France
Tuileries Gardens, Tuileries - formal gardens next to the Louvre in Paris
Tuileries, Tuileries Palace - palace and royal residence built for Catherine de Medicis in 1564 and burned down in 1871; all that remains today are the formal gardens
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
Latin Quarter, Left Bank - the region of Paris on the southern bank of the Seine; a center of artistic and student life
Montmartre - the highest point in Paris; famous for its associations with many artists
Clichy, Clichy-la-Garenne - a northwestern suburb of Paris; the residence of the Merovingian royalty in the 7th century
Orly - a southeastern suburb of Paris; site of an international airport serving Paris
Right Bank - the region of Paris on the north bank of the Seine
Ile-St-Louis - island in Paris on the Seine
Champs Elysees - a major avenue in Paris famous for elegant shops and cafes
Parisian - a native or resident of Paris
Parisienne - a female native or resident of Paris
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Goodworthy, a respectable householder with excellent principles, the capital of France was a paradise of the joyously obscene.
Paris is the capital of France, and you have to go to it on a boat," she said instructively.
I had my first cheese bread about a decade ago in Reims, the champagne capital of France, and Ive been a faithful fan ever since.
After the Highlands, it's on to the capital of France for a Champions League clash with PSG and then back to Hampden for the potential collection of another medal.
Al Tayer and the delegation also visited the capital of France, the city of Paris, where they were acquainted with the innovations of ALSTOM and RATP in transportation, innovative services and smart cities.
Abu-Ghazaleh for his interest in the French experience, stating that the secret of its success is the investment in the real capital of France, which is human capacities.
The superjumbo, which features The Residence - the worlds first three-room suite on a commercial airliner - will operate from 1 July on one of its twice-daily services from the UAEs capital city to the capital of France.
The superjumbo, which features 'The Residence' - the world's first three-room suite on a commercial airliner - will operate from 1 July on one of its twice-daily services from the UAE's capital city to the capital of France.
The capital of France is offers you an entertainment experience that you will not have anywhere else.
The birthplace of crepes and ciderproducing capital of France is also home to some of the nation's finest restaurants and liveliest nightlife.
Risko, of the Department of Psychology at the University of Waterloo, led a recent study where the team asked about 100 participants a series of general-knowledge questions, such as naming the capital of France.
He said if nice people are killed in Paris, leaders of the forty counties gather in capital of France to express solidarity with victims.