a city in N France, near Paris: royal château and forest; treaties 1570, 1632, 1679, 1919.
- Also called St.-Germain.
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How to use St.-Germain-en-Laye in a sentence
A pleasant way to approach it is to walk from St. Germain-en-Laye through the forest, when it is carpeted with anemones.How France Built Her Cathedrals | Elizabeth Boyle O'Reilly
The convention was ratified at St. Germain-en-Laye, but nothing whatever came of it.Ireland under the Tudors, Volume I (of II) | Richard Bagwell
Possibly, monsieur; for at St. Germain-en-Laye they have no excise to pay.The Regent's Daughter | Alexandre Dumas (Pere)