La Trappe


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La Trappe

(French la trap)
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(Roman Catholic Church) a monastery in NW France, in the village of Soligny-la-Trappe northeast of Alençon: founded in about 1140, site of the Trappist reform of Cistercian order in 1664
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Looming in the distance, as we rode along, was another of the ancient Indian burial-places, called The Monks' Mound; in memory of a body of fanatics of the order of La Trappe, who founded a desolate convent there, many years ago, when there were no settlers within a thousand miles, and were all swept off by the pernicious climate: in which lamentable fatality, few rational people will suppose, perhaps, that society experienced any very severe deprivation.
Le professeur Nouri estime donc que c'est la [beaucoup moins que] une croissante lente et atone, qui peine a sortir de la trappe des faibles croissances entre 1 et 2%.
En effet, la hausse de la TVA sur les carburants est passee a la trappe.
Presqu'un tiers a la trappe La Federation internationale de lutte a confirme, jeudi dernier au soir, l'exclusion du double champion du monde de lutte libre Viktor Lebedev, tout en autorisant les 16 autres lutteurs russes a concourir.
His latest book, which includes a study of the library of the Cistercian abbey of La Trappe and the role in its development of its great reforming abbot, Armand-Jean de Rance, moves into the terrain of post-medieval French monastic history.
Oka is a cantaloupe developed in the early part of the 20th century at the Trappist Monastery in La Trappe, Quebec, and was introduced in the United States in 1924.
a beer importing company based in Hong Kong and selling throughout China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, has added three Belgian and Dutch breweries to its portfolio: Du Bocq, Dupont, and La Trappe.
Le facteur temps est l'une des raisons pour lesquelles beaucoup de projets de loi passent a la trappe.
La Trappe d'Oka est devenue celebre aupres des Quebecois au XXe siecle, justement parce qu'on y produisait le fromage en question.
Brouwerij Westmalle (Abbey of Our Lady of la Trappe of the Sacred Heart)
Ce qui passe a la trappe lors de ces moments (mais il y en a d'autres), c'est le personnage lui-meme de Conchita, et ce que l'on ci a sa place, fugitivement, est le passage, enregistre sur pellicule, de l'une des deux femmes, certes << habillee >> chaque fois pour les besoins de l'intrigue, mais a chaque fois aussi dans son idiosyncrasie, avec le charme qui lui est propre.
As Conley points out, Port-Royal was originally a Cistercian convent; it would be interesting to compare its reform with the reform that began in the 1660s at la Trappe, a Cistercian monastery of men.