- a department in E France. 2389 sq. mi. (6185 sq. km). Capital: Chambéry.
- French name of Savoy.
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Thence he went to England, whence he directed the expedition in Savoie.The War Upon Religion
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From the summit of this great height (546 metres) one may see, on a clear day, Corsica and the Alps of Savoie.Rambles on the Riviera
The Kings of Savoie had chosen well in choosing to sleep their last sleep at Hautecombe.
The endless slumber of these royal men and women of Savoie seemed magical, mysterious.
We were running towards the boundary of Savoie, into Dauphiné, a country which I had never seen.
- a department of E France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Chambéry. Pop: 386 246 (2003 est). Area: 6188 sq km (2413 sq miles)
- the French name for Savoy 1
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