meaning of avignon

avignon meaning in General Dictionary

a town in southeastern France from the Rhone River; the seat of papacy from 1309 to 1378 therefore the residence of antipopes through the Great Schism

Sentence Examples with the word avignon

After short stays at Avignon and Rome, Vincent found his way to Paris, where he became favourably known to Monsieur (afterwards Cardinal) de Berulle, who was then founding the congregation of the French Oratory.

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