Example sentences from the Web for nivernais
Sancerre crowns the topmost height of a chain of hills, the last of the range that gives variety to the Nivernais.Parisians in the Country|Honore de Balzac
To the duke of Nivernais, Beaumarchais was indebted for a useful criticism of the weak side of his play.Beaumarchais and the War of American Independence Vol. 1 of 2|Elizabeth S. Kite
Mazarin had obtained letters confirming him in the possession of the Duchy of Nivernais and Donzois in 1720.
The story as given by Nivernais is the most intelligible account.Historical Mysteries|Andrew Lang
But in 1645 he succeeded to his father's position in the Nivernais, and served under Cond in Catalonia.