[shuh-lon, shil-uh n; French shee-yawn]
- an ancient castle in W Switzerland, at the end of Lake Geneva.
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Examples from the Web for chillon
Two days afterward he went off with her to the Castle of Chillon.Daisy Miller
My hair is grey, but not with years (Prisoner of Chillon), iv.
The Prisoner of Chillon, with introduction and explanatory notes by Th.
They would take him to Chillon and up to the Rochers de Naye.A Tame Surrender, A Story of The Chicago Strike
We had drifted back to Chillon, exactly where we started from.Parkhurst Boys
Talbot Baines Reed
- a castle in W Switzerland, in Vaud at the E end of Lake Geneva
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