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Domrémy-la-Pucelle

[dawn-rey-mee-la-py-sel] /dɔ̃ reɪ mi la püˈsɛl/
noun
1.
a village in Lorraine, NE France, SW of Nancy: birthplace of Joan of Arc.
Also called Domrémy.
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  • She thought of the dear ones at domremy who would not, and sighed again.

    Joan of Arc Lucy Foster Madison
  • domremy was sleeping, nor did it give thought of "the stranger within its gates."

    The Greater Love George T. McCarthy
  • And of all that was offered her, the only thing she would accept was that domremy should be free forever from any kind of tax.

    Brave Men and Women O.E. Fuller
  • She was born at domremy, in the northeast part of France, January 6, 1412.

  • In domremy the house of Jacques d'Arc still stands, much the same, in many ways, as it was when she beheld her visions there.

  • When Jeanne d'Arc was born life was hard and dangerous in domremy.

  • Only the river divided Maxey on the right bank from domremy.

  • My godfather Jean says that there have been no fairies at domremy for twenty or thirty years.

    Joan of Arc Lucy Foster Madison
  • Andelot became the seat of a prefecture of which domremy, the birthplace of Joan of Arc, was a part.

    The Delta of the Triple Elevens William Elmer Bachman
  • From them it passed to the townspeople; from the townspeople to the country, and thence to domremy.

    Joan of Arc Lucy Foster Madison
British Dictionary definitions for domremy

Domrémy-la-Pucelle

/French dɔ̃remilapysɛl/
noun
1.
a village in NE France, in the Vosges: birthplace of Joan of Arc
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