from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A celebrated house founded in the University of Paris about 1250 by Robert de Sorbon, chaplain and confessor of Louis IX.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A building in Paris that houses several universities and schools
  • proper noun The historic University of Paris that used to be located there

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a university in Paris; intellectual center of France


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