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Index Rouen

Rouen (Frankish: Rodomo; Rotomagus, Rothomagus) is a city on the River Seine in the north of France. [1]

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A Knight's Tale

A Knight's Tale is a 2001 American medieval adventure-comedy film written, produced, and directed by Brian Helgeland.

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Adrien Auzout

Adrien Auzout (28 January 1622 – 23 May 1691) was a French astronomer.

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Alexis Gougeard

Alexis Gougeard (born 5 March 1993 in Rouen) is a French cyclist.

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Alphonse Maille

Alphonse Maille (1813, Rouen – 30 September 1865, Paris) was a French botanist.

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Amaury Vassili

Amaury Vassili (born 8 June 1989 in Rouen, Upper Normandy) is a French opera singer and professional tenor.

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Amiens is a city and commune in northern France, north of Paris and south-west of Lille.

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The Anglo-Normans were the medieval ruling class in England, composed mainly of a combination of ethnic Anglo-Saxons, Normans and French, following the Norman conquest.

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Anne Mauduit de Fatouville

Anne Mauduit de Fatouville, called Nolant de Fatouville, (17th-century, Rouen – 2 September 1715) was a 17th–18th century French playwright of the Comédie Italienne.

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Anny Duperey

Anny Duperey (born Annie Legras; 28 June 1947 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France) is a French stage, film and television actress and best-selling author.

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Antoine Girard de Saint-Amant

Antoine Girard, sieur de Saint-Amant (September 30, 1594December 29, 1661), French poet, was born near Rouen.

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Arcane Roots

Arcane Roots are a three-piece alternative rock band from Kingston Upon Thames, England, formed in 2006.

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Armand Carrel

Armand Carrel (8 May 1800 – 25 July 1836) was a French journalist and political writer.

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Armand Salacrou

Armand Camille Salacrou (9 August 1899 – 23 November 1989) was a French dramatist.

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Astronomical clock

An astronomical clock is a clock with special mechanisms and dials to display astronomical information, such as the relative positions of the sun, moon, zodiacal constellations, and sometimes major planets.

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Audoin (bishop)

Audoin (AD 609 – 686; also spelled Audoen, Ouen, Owen; Audoenus; known as Dado to contemporaries) was a Frankish bishop, courtier, chronicler, and Catholic saint.

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Élisa Garnerin

Élisa Garnerin (1791-1853) was a French balloonist.

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Élise Lucet

Élise Lucet (born 30 May 1963), is a French investigative journalist and television host.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city.

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Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle

Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle (11 February 16579 January 1757), also called Bernard Le Bouyer de Fontenelle, was a French author and an influential member of three of the academies of the Institut de France, noted especially for his accessible treatment of scientific topics during the unfolding of the Age of Enlightenment.

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In heraldry and heraldic vexillology, a blazon is a formal description of a coat of arms, flag or similar emblem, from which the reader can reconstruct the appropriate image.

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Botanical garden

A botanical garden or botanic gardenThe terms botanic and botanical and garden or gardens are used more-or-less interchangeably, although the word botanic is generally reserved for the earlier, more traditional gardens.

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Caen (Norman: Kaem) is a commune in northwestern France.

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Calais (Calés; Kales) is a city and major ferry port in northern France in the department of Pas-de-Calais, of which it is a sub-prefecture.

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Call of Duty 3

Call of Duty 3 is a 2006 first-person shooter video game developed by Treyarch and published by Activision.

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Campania is a region in Southern Italy.

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Cantons of Rouen

The Cantons of Rouen are cantons situated in the Seine-Maritime département and in the Normandy region of northern France.

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Céline Minard

Céline Minard (born 1969 in Rouen) is a French writer.

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Channel Tunnel

The Channel Tunnel (Le tunnel sous la Manche; also nicknamed the Chunnel) is a rail tunnel linking Folkestone, Kent, in the United Kingdom, with Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, near Calais in northern France, beneath the English Channel at the Strait of Dover.

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Charles Nicolle

Charles Jules Henry Nicolle (21 September 1866 Rouen – 28 February 1936 Tunis) was a French bacteriologist who received the Nobel Prize in Medicine for his identification of lice as the transmitter of epidemic typhus.

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Christophe Mendy

Christophe Mendy (born August 4, 1971 in Rouen) is a retired boxer who competed for France in the heavyweight division (– 91 kg) during the 1990s.

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Church of Saint-Maclou

The Church of Saint-Maclou is a Roman Catholic church in Rouen, France which is considered one of the best examples of the Flamboyant style of Gothic architecture in France.

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Church of St Joan of Arc

The Church of Saint Joan of Arc (French: L'église Sainte-Jeanne-d'Arc) is a Catholic church in the city center of Rouen, northern France.

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Church of St. Ouen, Rouen

Saint-Ouen Abbey Church, also referred in English as Saint-Owen Abbey Church (Abbatiale Saint-Ouen), is a large Gothic Roman Catholic church in Rouen, Normandy, France.

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Claude Monet

Oscar-Claude Monet (14 November 1840 – 5 December 1926) was a founder of French Impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophy of expressing one's perceptions before nature, especially as applied to plein air landscape painting.

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Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County.

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Communes of France

The commune is a level of administrative division in the French Republic.

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A courthouse (sometimes spelled court house) is a building that is home to a local court of law and often the regional county government as well, although this is not the case in some larger cities.

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David Trezeguet

David Sergio Trezeguet (born 15 October 1977) is a French former footballer who played as a striker.

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Dieppe is a coastal community in the Arrondissement of Dieppe in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region of northern France.

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Dominique Lokoli

Dominique Lokoli (born 29 January 1952) is a former French footballer who played for Paris Saint-Germain F.C., AS Nancy, AJ Auxerre and Stade de Reims.

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Edward IV of England

Edward IV (28 April 1442 – 9 April 1483) was the King of England from 4 March 1461 to 3 October 1470, and again from 11 April 1471 until his death.

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The École supérieure d'ingénieurs en génie électrique (ESIGELEC) is a French school of engineers located in Rouen, and created in 1901.

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Eugène Caron

Eugène-Charles Caron (4 November 1834 – 1903) was a French operatic baritone.

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Eugène Ketterer

Eugène Ketterer (7 July 1831 Rouen, France – 18 December 1870 Paris) was a French composer and pianist.

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Exchequer of Normandy

The Exchequer of Normandy (Échiquier de Normandie) or Exchequer of Rouen (Échiquier de Rouen) was the exchequer of the Duchy of Normandy.

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Faience or faïence is the conventional name in English for fine tin-glazed pottery on a delicate pale buff earthenware body.

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Fayçal Fajr

Fayçal Fajr (فيصل فجر; born 1 August 1988) is a Moroccan professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Getafe CF as an attacking midfielder.

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The fleur-de-lis/fleur-de-lys (plural: fleurs-de-lis/fleurs-de-lys) or flower-de-luce is a stylized lily (in French, fleur means "flower", and lis means "lily") that is used as a decorative design or motif, and many of the Catholic saints of France, particularly St. Joseph, are depicted with a lily.

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François Blouet de Camilly

François Blouet de Camilly, Count de Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives, D.D., (22 May 1664, Rouen, Normandy, France – 17 October 1723, Ligueil, Touraine, France), a French Catholic clergyman of the 17th and 18th Centuries, was the 88th Bishop of Toul from 1706 to 1721 and, briefly, the 117th Archbishop of Tours from 1721 to 1723.

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François d'Agincourt

François d'Agincourt (also d'Agincour, Dagincourt, Dagincour) (1684 – 30 April 1758) was a French harpsichordist, organist, and composer.

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François de Civille

François de Civille, seigneur de Saint-Mards (1537–1610), French soldier and diplomat.

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François Hollande

François Gérard Georges Nicolas Hollande (born 12 August 1954) is a French politician who served as President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra from 2012 to 2017.

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François Raguenet

François Raguenet (c. 1660 in Rouen – 1722) was a French historian, biographer and musicologist.

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François-Adrien Boieldieu

François-Adrien Boieldieu (16 December 1775 8 October 1834) was a French composer, mainly of operas, often called "the French Mozart".

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Frankish language

Frankish (reconstructed Frankish: *italic), Old Franconian or Old Frankish was the West Germanic language spoken by the Franks between the 4th and 8th century.

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French Grand Prix

The French Grand Prix (Grand Prix de France), formerly known as the Grand Prix de l'ACF, is a auto race held as part of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile's annual Formula One World Championship.

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Gabriel Daniel

Gabriel Daniel (8 February 1649 – 23 June 1728) was a French Jesuit historian.

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Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite

Rouen-Rive-Droite is a large railway station serving the city of Rouen, Normandy, France.

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Gaston Leroux

Gaston Louis Alfred Leroux (6 May 186815 April 1927) was a French journalist and author of detective fiction.

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Gdańsk (Danzig) is a Polish city on the Baltic coast.

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Georges Guillain

Georges Charles Guillain (3 March 1876 – 29 June 1961) was a French neurologist born in Rouen.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Giacomo Puccini

Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (22 December 1858 29 November 1924) was an Italian opera composer who has been called "the greatest composer of Italian opera after Verdi".

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Gothic architecture

Gothic architecture is an architectural style that flourished in Europe during the High and Late Middle Ages.

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Grand Prix Legends

Grand Prix Legends (commonly abbreviated as GPL) is a computer racing simulator developed by Papyrus Design Group and published in 1998 by Sierra On-Line under the Sierra Sports banner.

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Gros Horloge

The Gros-Horloge (Great-Clock) is a fourteenth-century astronomical clock in Rouen, Normandy.

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Guillaume Couture

Guillaume Couture (January 14, 1618 – April 4, 1701) was a citizen of New France.

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Gustave Flaubert

Gustave Flaubert (12 December 1821 – 8 May 1880) was a French novelist.

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Guy de La Brosse

Guy de La Brosse (1586 – 1641 in Paris), was a French botanist, doctor, and pharmacist.

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Guy de Maupassant

Henri René Albert Guy de Maupassant (5 August 1850 – 6 July 1893) was a French writer, remembered as a master of the short story form, and as a representative of the naturalist school of writers, who depicted human lives and destinies and social forces in disillusioned and often pessimistic terms.

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Hanover or Hannover (Hannover), on the River Leine, is the capital and largest city of the German state of Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), and was once by personal union the family seat of the Hanoverian Kings of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, under their title as the dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg (later described as the Elector of Hanover).

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Heath Ledger

Heath Andrew Ledger (4 April 197922 January 2008) was an Australian actor and director.

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Ian Mahinmi

Ian Mahinmi (born November 5, 1986) is a French professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

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Il tabarro

Il tabarro (The Cloak) is an opera in one act by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Giuseppe Adami, based on Didier Gold's play La houppelande.

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Impressionism is a 19th-century art movement characterised by relatively small, thin, yet visible brush strokes, open composition, emphasis on accurate depiction of light in its changing qualities (often accentuating the effects of the passage of time), ordinary subject matter, inclusion of movement as a crucial element of human perception and experience, and unusual visual angles.

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In the teaching of the Roman Catholic Church, an indulgence (from *dulgeō, "persist") is "a way to reduce the amount of punishment one has to undergo for sins." It may reduce the "temporal punishment for sin" after death (as opposed to the eternal punishment merited by mortal sin), in the state or process of purification called Purgatory.

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Institut national des sciences appliquées de Rouen

INSA de Rouen (literally the National Institute of Applied Sciences) is a French grande école, that is to say a five-year curriculum which aims to train engineers who possess humane qualities and are well versed in the primary areas of science and engineering.

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Isaac Oliver

Isaac Oliver (c. 1565 – bur. 2 October 1617) or Olivier was a French-born English portrait miniature painter.

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Jacques Basnage

Jacques Basnage De Beauval (8 August 165322 December 1723) was a celebrated French Protestant divine, preacher, linguist, writer and man of affairs.

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Jacques Duphly

Jacques Duphly (also Dufly, Du Phly; January 12, 1715 – July 15, 1789) was a French harpsichordist and composer.

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Jacques Rivette

Jacques Rivette (1 March 1928 – 29 January 2016) was a French film director and film critic most commonly associated with the French New Wave and the film magazine Cahiers du Cinéma.

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Jacques-François Blondel

Jacques-François Blondel (8 January 1705 – 9 January 1774) was an 18th-century French architect and teacher.

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Jardin des Plantes de Rouen

The Jardin des Plantes de Rouen (8 hectares) is a municipal botanical garden located at 7, rue de Trianon, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Upper Normandy, France.

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Jean II Restout

Jean II Restout (26 March 1692 – 1 January 1768) was a French painter, whose late baroque classicism rendered his altarpieces, such as the Death of Saint Scholastica an "isolated achievement" that ran counter to his rococo contemporaries.

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Jean Jouvenet

Jean-Baptiste Jouvenet (1 May 1644 – 5 April 1717) was a French painter, especially of religious subjects.

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Jean-Laurent Le Cerf de La Viéville

Jean-Laurent Le Cerf de La Viéville, seigneur de Fresneuse, (born 1674 in Rouen where he died 9 November 1707) was a French magistrate and musicographer.

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Jean-Marie Baumel

Jean-Marie Baumel was a French sculptor born in Marseille on 2 November 1912 and who died in Neuilly/Eure on 2 June 1978.

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Jean-Yves Lechevallier

Jean-Yves Lechevallier, born in 1946 in Rouen, Normandy, is a French sculptor painter, and laureate of the Flame of Europe art competition organized by the Robert Schuman association for Europe in 1977 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Rome treaties.

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Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont

Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont (26 April 17118 September 1780) was a French author who wrote the best known version of Beauty and the Beast.

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Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc (Jeanne d'Arc; 6 January c. 1412Modern biographical summaries often assert a birthdate of 6 January for Joan, which is based on a letter from Lord Perceval de Boulainvilliers on 21 July 1429 (see Pernoud's Joan of Arc By Herself and Her Witnesses, p. 98: "Boulainvilliers tells of her birth in Domrémy, and it is he who gives us an exact date, which may be the true one, saying that she was born on the night of Epiphany, 6 January"). – 30 May 1431), nicknamed "The Maid of Orléans" (La Pucelle d'Orléans), is considered a heroine of France for her role during the Lancastrian phase of the Hundred Years' War and was canonized as a Roman Catholic saint.

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John Law (economist)

John Law (baptised 21 April 1671 – 21 March 1729) was a Scottish economist who believed that money was only a means of exchange that did not constitute wealth in itself and that national wealth depended on trade.

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Joseph-Henri Altès

Joseph-Henri Altès (18 January 1826 – 24 July 1895) was a 19th-century French flautist, composer and pedagog.

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Karin Viard

Karin Viard (born 24 January 1966) is a multi-award-winning French actress.

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Léon de Saint-Réquier

Léon de Saint-Réquier, born Léon-Edgard de Saint-Réquier (8 August 1872 – 1 October 1964) viscount of Saint-Réquier, was a French organist, composer, choir conductor, maître de chapelle and music educator.

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Le Grand-Quevilly

Le Grand-Quevilly is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

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Le Havre

Le Havre, historically called Newhaven in English, is an urban French commune and city in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region of northwestern France.

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Le Petit-Quevilly

Le Petit-Quevilly is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

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Lent (Latin: Quadragesima: Fortieth) is a solemn religious observance in the Christian liturgical calendar that begins on Ash Wednesday and ends approximately six weeks later, before Easter Sunday.

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Lille (Rijsel; Rysel) is a city at the northern tip of France, in French Flanders.

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List of communes in France with over 20,000 inhabitants

Below is a list of communes in France (Overseas departments included) with a population over 20,000 at the 2013 census.

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List of Soulcalibur characters

A comprehensive list of characters from the ''Soul'' series of fighting games produced by Namco.

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List of works by Maxime Real del Sarte

This article is a list of public sculptures designed by Maxime Real del Sarte.

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Louise Levesque

Louise Levesque, née Cavelier (23 November 1703, Rouen – 18 May 1745, Paris) was an 18th-century French femme de lettres.

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Louisiana is a state in the southeastern region of the United States.

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Lower Saxony

Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen, Neddersassen) is a German state (Land) situated in northwestern Germany.

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Lyon (Liyon), is the third-largest city and second-largest urban area of France.

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Madame Bovary

Madame Bovary (full French title: Madame Bovary. Mœurs de province) is the debut novel of French writer Gustave Flaubert, published in 1856.

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Marcel Duchamp

Henri-Robert-Marcel Duchamp (28 July 1887 – 2 October 1968) was a French-American painter, sculptor, chess player and writer whose work is associated with Cubism, conceptual art, and Dada, although he was careful about his use of the term Dada and was not directly associated with Dada groups.

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Marcel Dupré

Marcel Dupré (3 May 1886 – 30 May 1971) was a French organist, composer, and pedagogue.

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Marie Champmeslé

Marie Champmeslé (18 February 1642 – 15 May 1698) was a 17th-century French actress.

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Marie-Madeleine Hachard

Marie-Madeleine Hachard née Hennebont (17 February 1704, Rouen - 9 August 1760, New Orleans) was a French letter writer and abbess of the Ursuline order.

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Maritime, Fluvial and Harbour Museum of Rouen

The Maritime, Fluvial and Harbour Museum of Rouen (musée maritime fluvial et portuaire de Rouen) is a museum dedicated to the history of the port of Rouen, which is one of the greatest ports of France.

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Marseille (Provençal: Marselha), is the second-largest city of France and the largest city of the Provence historical region.

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Maurice Leblanc

Maurice Marie Émile Leblanc (11 November 1864 – 6 November 1941) was a French novelist and writer of short stories, known primarily as the creator of the fictional gentleman thief and detective Arsène Lupin, often described as a French counterpart to Arthur Conan Doyle's creation Sherlock Holmes.

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Métropole Rouen Normandie

Métropole Rouen Normandie is the métropole, an intercommunal structure, centred on the city of Rouen.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Mont-Saint-Aignan is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in north-western France.

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Musée d'Orsay

The Musée d'Orsay is a museum in Paris, France, on the Left Bank of the Seine.

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Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

The musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen is an art museum in Rouen, Normandy, France.

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Nathalie Péchalat

Nathalie Péchalat (born 22 December 1983) is a French ice dancer.

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National Gallery of Art

The National Gallery of Art, and its attached Sculpture Garden, is a national art museum in Washington, D.C., located on the National Mall, between 3rd and 9th Streets, at Constitution Avenue NW.

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National Museum of Serbia

The National Museum of Serbia (Народни музеј Србије, Narodni muzej Srbije) is the largest and oldest museum in Serbia and former Yugoslavia.

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NEOMA Business School

NEOMA Business School is a French business school, created in 2013 by the merger of two business schools: Rouen Business School (established in 1871) and Reims Management School (established in 1928).

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Nicolas Lemery

Nicolas Lémery (or Lemery as his name appeared in his international publications) (17 November 1645 – 19 June 1715), French chemist, was born at Rouen.

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Ningbo, formerly written Ningpo, is a sub-provincial city in northeast Zhejiang province in China. It comprises the urban districts of Ningbo proper, three satellite cities, and a number of rural counties including islands in Hangzhou Bay and the East China Sea. Its port, spread across several locations, is among the busiest in the world and the municipality possesses a separate state-planning status. As of the 2010 census, the entire administrated area had a population of 7.6 million, with 3.5 million in the six urban districts of Ningbo proper. To the north, Hangzhou Bay separates Ningbo from Shanghai; to the east lies Zhoushan in the East China Sea; on the west and south, Ningbo borders Shaoxing and Taizhou respectively.

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Noël Alexandre

Noël Alexandre, or Natalis Alexander in Latin (19 January 1639August 21, 1724) was a French theologian, author, and ecclesiastical historian.

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Norfolk is a county in East Anglia in England.

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Normandy (Normandie,, Norman: Normaundie, from Old French Normanz, plural of Normant, originally from the word for "northman" in several Scandinavian languages) is one of the 18 regions of France, roughly referring to the historical Duchy of Normandy.

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Norwich (also) is a city on the River Wensum in East Anglia and lies approximately north-east of London.

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Ohio is a Midwestern state in the Great Lakes region of the United States.

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A parlement, in the Ancien Régime of France, was a provincial appellate court.

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Passover sacrifice

The Passover sacrifice (קרבן פסח Korban Pesakh), also known as the "sacrifice of Passover", the Paschal Lamb, or the Passover Lamb, is the sacrifice that the Torah mandates Jews and Samaritans to ritually slaughter on the eve of Passover, and eat on the first night of the holiday with bitter herbs and matzo.

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Peter Anthony Motteux

Peter Anthony Motteux (25 February 1663 – 18 February 1718), born Pierre Antoine Motteux, was an English author, playwright, and translator.

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Philippe Étancelin

Philippe Étancelin (28 December 1896 – 13 October 1981) was a French Grand Prix motor racing driver who joined the new Formula One circuit at its inception.

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Pierre Adolphe Chéruel

Pierre Adolphe Chéruel (January 17, 1809 – May 1, 1891) was a French historian.

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Pierre Corneille

Pierre Corneille (Rouen, 6 June 1606 – Paris, 1 October 1684) was a French tragedian.

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Pierre Dangicourt

Pierre Dangicourt (1664 Rouen – 12 Feb 1727 Berlin) was a French mathematician.

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Pierre François le Courayer

Pierre François le Courayer (17 November 1681 – 17 October 1776) was a French Catholic theological writer, for many years an expatriate in England.

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Pierre Gasly

Pierre Gasly (born 7 February 1996 in Rouen) is a French racing driver, currently racing in Formula One for Scuderia Toro Rosso.

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Pierre Louis Dulong

Pierre Louis Dulong FRS FRSE (12 February 1785 – 19 July 1838) was a French physicist and chemist.

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Pierre-Antoine Guéroult

Pierre-Remy-Antoine-Guillaume Guéroult, called "Guéroult jeune", (16 January 1749, Rouen – 14 Décember 1816) was an 18th–19th-century French scholar.

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Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland (Rzeczpospolita Polska), is a country located in Central Europe.

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Pomeranian Voivodeship

Pomeranian Voivodeship, Pomorskie Region, or Pomerania Province (in Polish województwo pomorskie, in Kashubian Pòmòrsczé wòjewództwò), is a voivodeship, or province, in north-western Poland.

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Pont Gustave-Flaubert

The Pont Gustave-Flaubert (Gustave Flaubert Bridge) is a vertical-lift bridge over the River Seine in Rouen, Seine-Maritime, Normandy, France.

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Porcelain is a ceramic material made by heating materials, generally including kaolin, in a kiln to temperatures between.

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Prefectures in France

A prefecture (préfecture) in France may refer to.

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President of France

The President of the French Republic (Président de la République française) is the executive head of state of France in the French Fifth Republic.

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Project CARS

Project CARS is a motorsport racing simulator video game developed by Slightly Mad Studios and published and distributed by Bandai Namco Entertainment.

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Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks".

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Province of Salerno

The Province of Salerno (provincia di Salerno; Campanian: pruvincia 'e Salierno) is a province in the Campania region of Italy.

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Regions of France

France is divided into 18 administrative regions (région), including 13 metropolitan regions and 5 overseas regions.

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René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle

René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, or Robert de La Salle (November 22, 1643 – March 19, 1687) was a French explorer.

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rFactor is a computer racing simulator, designed with the ability to run any type of four-wheeled vehicle from street cars to open wheel cars of any era.

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Road to Rouen

Road to Rouen is the fifth studio album by English rock band Supergrass.

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Robert Antoine Pinchon

Robert Antoine Pinchon (July 1, 1886 in Rouen – January 9, 1943 in Bois-Guillaume) was a French Post-Impressionist landscape painter of the Rouen School (l'École de Rouen) who was born and spent most of his life in France.

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Roger Apéry

Roger Apéry (14 November 1916, Rouen – 18 December 1994, Caen) was a Greek-French mathematician most remembered for Apéry's theorem, which states that ζ(3) is an irrational number.

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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Rouen

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Rouen (Latin: Archidioecesis Rothomagensis; French: Archidiocèse de Rouen) is an archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in France.

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Rouen Airport

Rouen Airport or Aéroport de Rouen - Vallée de Seine is an airport located in Boos and 10 km southeast of Rouen, both communes of the Seine-Maritime département in the Normandy région of France.

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Rouen Business School

The Rouen Business School (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Rouen) was a leading French business school.

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Rouen Castle

Rouen Castle is an historic castle in the city of Rouen, capital of the duchy of Normandy, now in France.

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Rouen Cathedral

Rouen Cathedral (primatiale Notre-Dame de l'Assomption de Rouen) is a Roman Catholic church in Rouen, Normandy, France.

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Rouen Cathedral (Monet series)

The Rouen Cathedral series was painted in the 1890s by French impressionist Claude Monet.

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Rouen-Les-Essarts was a motor racing circuit in Orival, near Rouen, France.

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Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

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Salerno (Salernitano: Salierne) is a city and comune in Campania (southwestern Italy) and is the capital of the province of the same name.

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Samuel Bochart

Samuel Bochart (30 May 1599 – 16 May 1667) was a French Protestant biblical scholar, a student of Thomas Erpenius and the teacher of Pierre Daniel Huet.

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The Seine (La Seine) is a river and an important commercial waterway within the Paris Basin in the north of France.

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Seine-Maritime is a department of France in the Normandy region of northern France.

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Shadow Hearts

is a 2001 role-playing video game developed by Sacnoth and published by Aruze in Japan and worldwide by Midway.

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Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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Socialist Party (France)

The Socialist Party (Parti socialiste, PS) is a social-democratic political party in France, and the largest party of the French centre-left.

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Sotteville-lès-Rouen is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

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The is a weapon-based fighting video game franchise by Bandai Namco Entertainment.

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Stéphan Caron

Stéphan Caron, sometimes spelled Stéphane Caron, (born 1 July 1966 in Rouen, Seine-Maritime) is a former freestyle swimmer from France.

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Supergrass were an English rock band, formed in 1993 in Oxford.

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The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse, "high-speed train") is France's intercity high-speed rail service, operated by the SNCF, the state-owned national rail operator.

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Théodore Géricault

Jean-Louis André Théodore Géricault (26 September 1791 – 26 January 1824) was an influential French painter and lithographer, known for The Raft of the Medusa and other paintings.

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The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera (French: Le Fantôme de l'Opéra) is a novel by French writer Gaston Leroux.

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The Strongbow Saga

The Strongbow Saga is a historical fiction series by Judson Roberts.

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The Taste of Others

The Taste of Others (Le Goût des autres) is a 2000 French film.

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Thomas Corneille

Thomas Corneille (20 August 1625 – 8 December 1709) was a French dramatist.

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Timber framing

Timber framing and "post-and-beam" construction are traditional methods of building with heavy timbers, creating structures using squared-off and carefully fitted and joined timbers with joints secured by large wooden pegs.

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Time Crisis 4

Time Crisis 4 is the fourth installment in Namco's ''Time Crisis'' series which introduces new features to the cover-based light gun shooter gameplay engine of its predecessors alongside a new story and roster of characters.

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Touché: The Adventures of the Fifth Musketeer

Touché: The Adventures of the Fifth Musketeer is an adventure game developed by the British software company Clipper Software.

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Transport Est-Ouest Rouennais

The TEOR (Transport Est-Ouest Rouennais) is a bus rapid transit system operating in the city of Rouen, Normandy, France.

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Transports en Commun de l'Agglomération Rouennaise

The Transports en Commun de l'Agglomération Rouennaise (TCAR) (Rouen public transport in French) (usually referred to as TCAR) is the Rouen public transport agency.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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University of Rouen

The University of Rouen (Université de Rouen) is a French university, in the Academy of Rouen.

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Veolia Transport

Veolia Transport (formerly Connex and CGEA Transport) was the international transport services division of the French-based multinational company Veolia Environnement until the 2011 merger that gave rise to Veolia Transdev.

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Vikings (Old English: wicing—"pirate", Danish and vikinger; Swedish and vikingar; víkingar, from Old Norse) were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of northern, central, eastern and western Europe, during the late 8th to late 11th centuries.

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, formerly romanized as Chekiang, is an eastern coastal province of China.

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