Latin Quarter

  1. 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 Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for latin quarter

Historical Examples of latin quarter

  • This unfeeling allusion to the unfortunate termination of a Latin-Quarter celebration hurt me.

    The Mystery of Choice

    Robert William Chambers

  • As the Latin-quarter element in Brigitte's salon became more rare and less assiduous, a livelier Paris began to infiltrate it.

    The Lesser Bourgeoisie

    Honore de Balzac

  • Remember, he's a poor devil of a foreigner living in a Latin-Quarter attic.

    Through the Wall

    Cleveland Moffett

British Dictionary definitions for latin quarter

Latin Quarter

  1. an area of Paris, on the S bank of the River Seine: contains the city's main educational establishments; centre for students and artists
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