- a native or inhabitant of Vaud.
- the dialect of French spoken in Vaud.
Origin of Vaudois2
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Examples from the Web for vaudois
The year 1488 marks an era of suffering for the Vaudois and of infamy to Rome.
Venice alone contained six thousand Vaudois, it is said, at this time.
After a few days the Vaudois, who had fled to the woods, were hunted by dogs.
Secondly, the ground on which he sought admission into the Vaudois Church.
So the Vaudois betake themselves to united prayer for guidance.
- another name for the Waldenses
- the inhabitants of Vaud
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