follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

versailles, palace of

versailles, palace of in Culture
Versailles, Palace of [(ver-seye, vuhr-seye)]

A large royal residence built in the seventeenth century by King Louis XIV of France in Versailles, near Paris. The palace, with its lavish gardens and fountains, is a spectacular example of French classical architecture. The Hall of Mirrors is particularly well known.

Note: The peace treaty that formally ended World War I was negotiated and signed at the Palace of Versailles.
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for versailles,

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends