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  1. a suburb of Paris in N France.
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Historical Examples of saint-ouen

  • Denis Ramel had sounded its depths in his grave in the cemetery of Saint-Ouen.

    His Excellency the Minister

    Jules Claretie

  • During the revolution, the church, of Saint-Ouen was converted into a smithy.

  • The ancient abbey-house of Saint-Ouen was demolished, in 1816.

  • Saint-Ouen, founded or enriched a great many religious establishments in Rouen and its environs.

  • A great many of these glasses were broken in the chambre aux clercs of Saint-Ouen.

British Dictionary definitions for saint-ouen


noun usually abbreviated to: St-Ouen
  1. a town in N France, on the Seine: an industrial suburb of Paris; famous flea market. Pop: 39 722 (1999)
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