Île de France
[eel duh frahns]
- a former province in N France, including Paris and the region around it.
- former name of Mauritius.
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Talbot, marching on the Ile-de-France, relieved his fellow-countrymen.The Story of Chartres
That feat of creative genius none can deny to the Ile-de-France.
That fact of creative genius no one can deny to the Ile-de-France.
The builders of the Ile-de-France were less cautious, but more sublime.
Its architect must certainly have come from the Ile-de-France.