/ French (sjɛklə) /
a century, period, or era
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Examples from the Web for siècle
Le christianisme ne commence avoir une litterature et des doctrines vraiment helleniques qu au milieu du second siecle.History of Dogma, Volume 1 (of 7)|Adolph Harnack
She was a personal enemy of the Church, and spoke of the Jesuits as a subscriber to the Siecle might do to-day.