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Latin Quarter

the quarter of Paris on the south side of the Seine, especially frequented for centuries by students, writers, and artists. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Examples from the Web for Latin Quarter
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  • Of course, she had read her Trilby, and other works dealing with the Latin Quarter.

  • He too was a discoverer, but his discovery was of Paris and the Latin Quarter.


    Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  • I show him my law-school diploma; he knows Paris, the Latin Quarter.

    Sac-Au-Dos Joris Karl Huysmans
  • We had decided to consider nothing outside of the Latin Quarter.

    Paris Vistas Helen Davenport Gibbons
  • I told the coachman to take me to a hotel in the Latin Quarter.

    Conscience, Complete Hector Malot
  • I like the Italians and I like the Latin Quarter where they live.

  • Gregory arrived at his hotel in the Latin Quarter about ten.

    Chance in Chains

    Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  • The fame of your first appearance has reached even the Latin Quarter.

  • Had he been some long-haired student of the Latin Quarter one would not have been so astonished.

    Idle Ideas in 1905 Jerome K. Jerome
  • The Latin Quarter blazed in silence and the gates of the great schools were shut.

    Septimus William J. Locke
British Dictionary definitions for Latin Quarter

Latin Quarter

an area of Paris, on the S bank of the River Seine: contains the city's main educational establishments; centre for students and artists
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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