- a city in SW Indiana, on the Wabash: the first permanent settlement in Indiana, 1702.
- a city in N France, near Paris.
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Cahokia and Vincennes soon quietly succumbed to his influence.
The distance to Vincennes by land, was a hundred and fifty miles.
The Bastille and Vincennes both seemed to me too near to Paris.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete
Duc de Saint-Simon
He would generally conduct her to Vincennes; at other times they would go to the theatre.
In short, it made them think of the Bois de Vincennes when they went there for a picnic.
- a suburb of E Paris: 14th-century castle. Pop: 43 595 (1999)