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vielle

(viːˈɛl)
n
(Instruments) a European stringed musical instrument from Medieval times and somewhat similar to a violin
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In the lower city, at scarcely a hundred paces from the Castle of the States, between the mall and the castle, in a sufficiently handsome street, then called Rue Vieille, and which must, in fact, have been very old, stood a venerable edifice, with pointed gables, of squat but large dimensions, ornamented with three windows looking into the street on the first floor, with two in the second and with a little oeil de boeuf in the third.
"Cette vieille est tombee en enfance," De Griers whispered to me.
He procured from Amsterdam three emeralds of extraordinary size and richness of colour, and had a turquoise de la vieille roche that was the envy of all the connoisseurs.
By birth I am vieille roche; a good little bit of the history of France is the history of my family.
"I know nothing for certain; only I have seen things which induce me to believe, as I told you, that the future captain will find some annoyance in the vicinity of the Vieilles Infirmeries."
Indeed, reading the woman and attempting either to gloss her or to expose the truth about her can be a dangerous game, as both Ami and la Vieille demonstrate.
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Les facades de la vieille ville se redessinent jour apres jour, chaulees d'une couleur ocre rappelant les valeurs architecturales marocaines ancestrales.
Kimura est la plus vieille personne du monde, hommes et femmes confondus.
Vieille Fontaine Comte Tolosan 2008 - pounds 3.33, Tesco
Stroll around the medieval quarter or Vieille Ville.