Savoie


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Savoie

(French savwa)
n
1. (Placename) a department of E France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Chambéry. Pop: 386 246 (2003 est). Area: 6188 sq km (2413 sq miles)
2. (Placename) the French name for Savoy1

Sa•voy

(səˈvɔɪ)

n.
1. a member of the royal house of Italy that ruled from 1861 to 1946.
2. French, Savoie. a historic region in SE France, adjacent to the Swiss-Italian border: formerly a duchy; later a part of the kingdom of Sardinia; ceded to France, 1860.
References in classic literature ?
He had brought his two nephews, Laurent and Gabriel, from Echelles in Savoie,--one to serve the heads of the bureaus, the other the director himself.
Address : Centre Hospitalier Mtropole Savoie 400 Faubourg Mach Bp 31125 73011 Chambry Cedex 73011 Chambry Cedex
Savoie and his wife Diana of Oakham; a daughter-in-law, Sandra Savoie of Connecticut; 11 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Contract notice: supply and installation of mixed wood-metal retention devices on the departmental roads of savoie and its dependencies
A captain and three-time team MVP for the Scarlet Hawks, Savoie finished sixth at the Central Mass.
Contract notice:supply and installation of mixed wood-metal retention devices on the departmental roads of savoie and its dependencies
SHREWSBURY Paul Andrew Savoie, 45, died unexpectedly Wednesday, February 3, 2010.
Police said a Volkswagen Jetta driven by Lauren Savoie, 27, of Woodstock Avenue was traveling north on Church Street when it collided head-on with a Chevrolet Beretta driven by Tisha Hirst, 19, of Railroad Street.