a town in N France: scene of the coronations of Charlemagne (768) and Hugh Capet (987); birthplace of John Calvin. Pop: 14 471 (1999)
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How to use Noyon in a sentence
Born in 1794, the seventh child of an insignificant bourgeois of Noyon.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z | Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
It is a noticeable fact that Picardy (Arras and Noyon) furnished both these instruments of reformation!Catherine de' Medici | Honore de Balzac
More refugees were coming into the town in a long dismal procession from Chauny and Ham and Noyon and scores of smaller places.The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb
Regiments were being rushed up to the centre of the allied forces toward Creil, Montdidier, and Noyon.
Noyon is not down in the itineraries of many guide-book tourists, which is a pity for them.The Automobilist Abroad | M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield