Hôtel des Invalides

/oʊtɛl deɪz æ̃vaˈlid/ (say ohtel dayz anvah'leed)

noun
the site in Paris of Napoleon's tomb; originally a hospital for invalided veterans.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Hôtel des Invalides — /oh tel day zaonn vann leed / a military hospital built in Paris in the 17th and 18th centuries by Libéral Bruant and J. H. Mansart: famous for its chapel dome, the tomb of Napoleon, and as a military museum. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hôtel des Invalides —  Paris, site of Napoleon’s tomb …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Hôtel des Invalides — /oh tel day zaonn vann leed / a military hospital built in Paris in the 17th and 18th centuries by Libéral Bruant and J. H. Mansart: famous for its chapel dome, the tomb of Napoleon, and as a military museum …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Invalides, Hôtel des —    The Hôtel des Invalides is a monumental complex situated in Paris that was conceived by King louis XIV (1670) as a residence for soldiers who had been wounded in his service. Between 1670 and 1676, a quadrilateral 450 meters long by 390 meters …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present


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