St. Cyr

St. Cyr, a French village, 2 m. W. of Versailles, where Louis XIV., at the request of Madame de Maintenon, founded an institution for the education of girls of noble birth but poor, which was suppressed at the time of the Revolution, and afterwards converted into a military school by Napoleon.

Population (circa 1900) given as 3,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

St. Cloud * Saint-Cyr, Laurent Gouvion, Marquis de
St. Aloysius
St. Andrews
Saint Arnaud, Jacques Leroy de
St. Asaph
St. Bees
St. Bernard
St. Brieuc
St. Christopher
St. Clair
St. Cloud
St. Cyr
Saint-Cyr, Laurent Gouvion, Marquis de
St. Davids
St. Denis
St. Elias, Mount
St. Elmo's Fire
St. Étienne
Saint-Évremond, Charles Marguetel de Saint-Denis, Seigneur de
St. Gall
St. Gothard
St. Helena

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Duche De Vancy, Joseph Francis
Maintenon, Madam De
Racine, John