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  • Frovmenteav, & maintenant publié, pour ouurir les moyens legitimes & necessaires de payer les dettes du roy, descharger ses suiets des subsides imposez depuis trente vn ans, & recouurer tous les deniers prins à Sa Maiesté Paris?

    Bloodlust

  • In the three-decade period between 1945 and 1975, known as les trente glorieuses "the glorious thirty", the French economy grew much faster than that of the UK or US, through a series of government four-year plans.

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  • It's the return of Goupil of «Mourir à trente ans».

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  • A Fistful of Euros notes that Sarko tilts at the trente-cinq

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  • Après avoir passé trente huict ans de mon âge à faire plusieurs voyages sur mer.

    Champlain's Dream

  • A bord de cette frégate, fatiguée par trente ans de roulis, on pousse les feux.

    A French “success” story | Linguism

  • A Fistful of Euros notes that Sarko tilts at the trente-cinq 2. Berlaymonster posts on the French Presidency's decision to investigate the legality of returning countries to the former USSR in the Eurovision song contest.

    Ordo's Octaves: Europe

  • Un jour vient pourtant et l'homme constate ou dit qu'il a trente ans.

    After a Day Back at Work — Climb to the Stars

  • Then you can admire the real gambler, who has neither eaten, slept, thought, nor lived, he has so smarted under the scourge of his martingale, so suffered on the rack of his desire for a coup of trente-et-quarante.

    The Magic Skin

  • Also: les balais = (informal) years "avoir trente balais" to be 30-years-old balayer (ba-lay-yay) verb = to sweep la voiture-balai = the last car in a line of wedding guests 'cars (usually with saucepans attached to it)

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