Île-de-France love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A historical region and former province of north-central France in the Paris basin. In 987 the Île-de-France became the nucleus of the crown lands when Hugh Capet, Count of Paris, became the French king.

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  • proper noun A region of France, including Paris.


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