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.
If we are asked "What is the capital of France?" we answer "Paris," because of past experience; the past experience is as essential as the present question in the causation of our response.
A total of 16 Bangladeshi apparel, fabric and leather garment manufacturers will take part in the four-day tradeshow -Texworld Paris - to be held in the capital of France from September 16 to 19, reports BSS.
The Kashmir Council EU will also participate in a protest demonstration, tomorrow, in Paris, capital of France, and in a rally on August 24 in Germany.
This is a new look on the capital of France," said Mammadov.
Lyon prides itself as the culinary capital of France, and is home to some 4,000 restaurants.
Interestingly, in Les Miserables, the working-class characters like West's Valjean who come from the country, generally speak with a Northern accent rather than a fake French accent, while those from Paris - the capital of France of course - sound a bit cockney.
Raised in the culinary capital of France, he appreciates the emerging foodie scene in our town.
Paris Paris, the City of Lights is the enchanting capital of France. The history of the French cuisine is rooted in medieval times.
The Sultanate also expressed its denunciation of the stabbings that took place in Paris, the capital of France, which resulted in the killing and injury of a number of people.
Inventors from Taiwan have won six gold medals at the prestigious Concours Lepine International Paris 2018, an international invention fair held in the capital of France between April 27 and May 8.