Example sentences for: invalides

How can you use “invalides” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Most important sight in the neighborhood is the monumental Hôtel des Invalides, established by Louis XIV as the first national hospital and retirement home for soldiers wounded in action.

  • The main courtyard allows access to the adjoining church of St-Louis-des-Invalides, decorated with flags taken by French armies in battle.

  • Southwest of the Invalides is the Ecole Militaire, where officers have trained since the middle of the 18th century.

  • Then the Invalides came to symbolize the glory of Napoléon himself, when his remains were finally brought back from St. Helena in 1840 for burial in the chapel under the golden Dôme.

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