Versailles

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French Versailles.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Versailles

  1. A suburb of Paris, formerly the capital of France.
  2. The Palace of Versailles.
  3. The Treaty of Versailles.

Translations[edit]


French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain, but possibly from Latin versus (slope).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɛʁsaj/, /vɛʁsɑj/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Versailles f pl

  1. Versailles, a suburb of Paris, formerly the capital of France
  2. Versailles, the Palace of Versailles

References[edit]

  1. ^ Room, Adrian, Place Names of the World, 2nd ed., McFarland & Co., 2006.