- a town in central France, E of Tours: castle.
- Jacques [French zhahk] /French ʒɑk/(Joseph),born 1934, U.S. ballet dancer and choreographer.
Examples from the Web for amboise
Historical Examples of amboise
But it was at Amboise that the vengeance of the Guises found its widest scope.The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)
Henry Martyn Baird
This is the history of Amboise as well, and is to a certain extent the history of Chambord.A Little Tour in France
Accordingly, on March 12, the Pacification of Amboise was signed.Europe in the Sixteenth Century 1494-1598, Fifth Edition
A. H. (Arthur Henry) Johnson
The Court was moved from Blois to Amboise, which was a fortified city.A History of the Reformation (Vol. 2 of 2)
Thomas M. Lindsay
At Amboise Warwick met with a reception which must have been gratifying to his pride.The Wars of the Roses
John G. Edgar
- a town in NW central France, on the River Loire: famous castle, a former royal residence. Pop: 11 457 (1999)