Example sentences for: orléans

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

  • But government was in the hands of the late king’s cultured, libertine, and atheist brother, Philippe d’Orléans.

  • This last king of France, heir of the progressive Orléans branch of the royal family, encouraged the country’s exploitation of the Industrial Revolution and the complementary extension of its overseas empire in Asia and Africa (Algeria had been occupied just before the 1830 revolution).

  • Finally, a teenager from Lorraine, Jeanne d’Arc (Joan of Arc), roused the French to resist the English at Orléans.

  • Behind the hotel, beyond an 1898 statue of Samuel de Champlain, the city’s founder, Dufferin Terrace offers a magnificent view over the St. Lawrence and downriver to the Ile d’Orléans.

  • In the days of Philippe d’Orléans, Prince Regent while Louis XV was a child, the Palais-Royal was the scene of notorious orgies.


How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search

Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...
Quantcast