Meaning of Versailles


Pronunciation: (ver-sī', vur- or, Fr. ver-sä'y), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in and the capital of Yvelines, in N France, ab. 12 mi. (19 km) SW of Paris: palace of the French kings; peace treaty between the Allies and Germany 1919. 97,133.
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