Lyonnais


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Lyonnais

(French ljɔnɛ)
n
(Placename) a former province of E central France, on the Rivers Rhône and Saône: occupied by the present-day departments of Rhône and Loire. Chief town: Lyon
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Ly•on•nais

or Ly•o•nais

(li əˈneɪ)

n.
a former province in E France.
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Noun1.Lyonnais - a former province of east central France; now administered by Rhone-Alpes
Lyon, Lyons - a city in east-central France on the Rhone River; a principal producer of silk and rayon
Rhone-Alpes - a mountainous region of eastern France drained by the Rhone and Saone and Isere rivers
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The plateau lies three thousand feet above the level of the Mediterranean; we shall see over Savoy and Dauphine, and the mountain ranges of the Lyonnais and Rhone.
Here, through a vast break in the line of the hills to the south, the eye sees French Maurienne, Dauphine, the crags of Savoy, and the far-off mountains of the Lyonnais. Genestas was gazing from this point, over a land that lay far and wide in the spring sunlight, when there arose the sound of a wailing cry.
I have no doubt that he has twenty banking accounts; the bulk of his fortune abroad in the Deutsche Bank or the Credit Lyonnais as likely as not.
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Spurs said in a statement on Twitter: "We are delighted to announce the signing of Tanguy Ndombele from Olympique Lyonnais.
Lucy Bronze of Olympique Lyonnais and Hannah Blundell of Chelsea hug after the Women UEFA Champions League semi final match between Chelsea and Olympique Lyonnais
In other ties, Serie A champions Juventus face Europa League winners Atletico Madrid and Barcelona take on Olympique Lyonnais, while AS Roma face Porto.
The nominations include Asako Takakura, who guided Japan to the Women's Asian Cup title and Reynald Pedros, whose Olympique Lyonnais won a third consecutive Champions League and the French league title.
Olympique Lyonnais heading for Town HUDDERSFIELD Town will host Olympique Lyonnais in a pre-season friendly this summer.