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Perche

[pairsh; French persh]
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noun
  1. a former division of N France.
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Historical Examples

  • His horse was a half-blood from Perche, a vigorous beast and full of fire.

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  • Geoffrey, Count of Perche and many others were present on behalf of Rmalard.

  • Now a perche in French means a pole; therefore this must be patois.

  • The Count of Perche was slain by a sword-thrust through the eyehole of his helmet.

  • The beginning of wisdom is not to fear God, but to say Perche?