Definition for rouen (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for rouen
Then it was on to Angouleme, recommended by a driver from Rouen.
The only result of the petition was the removal of the prince from Falaise to Rouen.
He studied at Toulouse, and was employed for some time as a private tutor at Geneva and Rouen.
I should have been back before but some unaccountable inclination made me break my journey at Rouen.The Crime Club|William Holt-White
So in Rouen we waited and watched for some new turn of things that might give us fresh hopes of regaining our own land.King Olaf's Kinsman|Charles Whistler
He arrived in the coach-yard at the last moment; then he woke up before the cathedral of Rouen: he had mistaken the diligence.Bouvard and Pcuchet|Gustave Flaubert
British Dictionary definitions for rouen (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for rouen (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for rouen
city in northern France, Roman Rotomagus, in which the second element is Gaulish magos "field, market," and the first is roto "wheel," perhaps reflecting the Gaulish love of chariot-racing, or else it is a personal name.