- Lac [lak] /lak/, a lake in S central Quebec, Canada, NNW of Quebec City, drained by the Saguenay River. 387 sq. mi. (1003 sq. km).
Also called Lake Saint John.
- French name of St. Johns.
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Examples from the Web for saint-jean
I saw him taken off to the Section and shut up in the church of Saint-Jean.The Gods are Athirst
Under the arcade of Saint-Jean he was already "severely wounded."The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 2 (of 6)
Hippolyte A. Taine
The Fire of Saint-Jean in 1573 was a magnificent ceremony, so it is said.The Bath Keepers, v.1 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume VII)
Charles Paul de Kock
So saying, he went away, and crossed the place Saint-Jean to the Hochons.The Two Brothers
Honore de Balzac
If it is left on the right hand and the foot of the Saint-Jean hills followed the cemetery is soon reached.Madame Bovary