- Also called Châ·lons-sur-Marne [sha-lawn-syr-marn] /ʃa lɔn sürˈmarn/. a city in and the capital of Marne, in NE France: defeat of Attila a.d. 451.
- Also called Châ·lons-sur-Saône [sha-lawn-syrsohn] /ʃa lɔ̃ˈsürsoʊn/. a city in E France, on the Saône River. 60,451.
Examples from the Web for chalons
Historical Examples of chalons
So they were not to go to Chalons, then, and unite with the army there?The Downfall
Those of the Mobiles who were armed and equipped were sent off, at once, to Chalons.The Young Franc Tireurs
G. A. Henty
The distance from Nancy to Chalons on the Marne is 108 miles.A Journey Through France in War Time
Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
The distance from Chalons to Lyons by the Saone is some 90 miles.Glances at Europe
Execute the orders of Bertrand, and come and join me at Chalons.