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Jeanne d'Arc

[zhahn dark] /ʒɑn ˈdark/
noun
1.
French name of Joan of Arc.

Arc, d'

[dark] /dark/
noun
1.
Jeanne
[zhahn] /ʒɑn/ (Show IPA),
Joan of Arc.
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  • In their cemetery you have already seen Jeanne d'Arc go through her mockery of "abjuration."

    The Story of Rouen Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
  • When Jeanne d'Arc was born life was hard and dangerous in Domremy.

  • I wish to inquire to what unfortunate circumstances we are indebted for your company on board the Jeanne d'Arc.

    The Stolen Singer Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger
  • The statue of Jeanne d'Arc had been taken from its pedestal, and had not been found.

    A Company of Tanks W. H. L. Watson
  • Jeanne d'Arc, the "Heaven-sent Maid," had now fully entered upon her extraordinary career of victory.

  • No less a person than Jeanne d'Arc came to deliver her and punish the criminal.

    Wagner at Home Judith Gautier
  • Jeanne d'Arc is no more fortunate here than elsewhere; it seems as if she were an impossibility in art.

    The Churches of Paris S. Sophia Beale
  • Jeanne d'Arc watched with eager anxiety the siege of Orleans.

  • It was the gate leading into this street which was attacked by Jeanne d'Arc in 1429.

  • Jeanne d'Arc threw herself into the town on the 21st of May.

British Dictionary definitions for Jeanne d'Arc

Jeanne d'Arc

/ʒɑn dark/
noun
1.
the French name of Joan of Arc
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