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Paris appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • God, a slap. Paris, sir, appals a dog.
  • Paris to Peru tandem anti-Semites row nine men: in worse times it named nature pots I rap.
  • "Sir, a pro seminar’s abroad!" I remonstrate, "Live vile tarts? No, Merida or Basra, Nimes or Paris!"
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Definition of the noun paris

What does paris mean as a name of something?

noun - plural:

  • paris: parises
  • Paris: -

  1. sometimes placed in subfamily Trilliaceae
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • synonym of Paris: genus Paris
    • more generic term: plant genus = a genus of plants
    • member of: family Liliaceae / Liliaceae / lily family = includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea
    • member: Paris quadrifolia / herb Paris = European herb with yellow-green flowers resembling and closely related to the trilliums
  2. (Greek mythology) the prince of Troy who abducted Helen from her husband Menelaus and provoked the Trojan War


  1. Paris is the capital and most populous city of France. Situated on the Seine River, in the north of the country, it is at the heart of the Île-de-France region, also known as the région parisienne. The city of Paris has a population of 2,249,975 inhabitants, while its metropolitan area is one of the largest population centres in Europe, with 12,292,895 inhabitants at the January 2011 census. About 2.7 million of this total were born outside Metropolitan France and represent a multitude of different countries and territories from around the world.
    • also known as Paris, France; Paris-France; City of Light; La Ville des Lumières; 巴黎; Lutetia of the Parisii; La Ville-Lumière; Ville Lumière; Paname; Lutetia; Lutetia Parisiorum; The City of Love
    • country: France
    • capital: Paris
    • read more about Paris (city)
  2. Paris, Texas is a city and county seat of Lamar County, Texas, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population of the city was 25,171. It is situated in Northeast Texas at the western edge of the Piney Woods, and 98 miles northeast of the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex. Physiographically, these regions are part of the West Gulf Coastal Plain.
  3. Paris is a city in Henry County, Tennessee, 86 miles northwest of Nashville, on a fork of the West Sandy River. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 10,156. It is the county seat of Henry County.
  4. Paris is a city in Bourbon County, Kentucky, in the United States. It lies 18 miles northeast of Lexington on the Stoner Fork of the Licking River. It is the seat of its county and forms part of the Lexington–Fayette Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 8,553.
  5. Paris is a city in Paris Township, Edgar County, Illinois, USA, 165 miles south of Chicago, and 90 miles west of Indianapolis. In 1900, 6,105 people lived in Paris, Illinois; in 1910, 7,664; and in 1940, 9,281. The population was 8,837 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Edgar County.
  6. Paris, Ontario is a community on the Grand River in Ontario, Canada. The town was established in 1850. In 1999, its town government was amalgamated into that of the County of Brant, thus ending 149 years as a separate incorporated municipality.
    • also known as Paris, Ontario
    • founded in (166 years ago)
    • part of Ontario
  7. Paris is a city in Logan County, Arkansas, United States, and serves as the county seat for the northern district of Logan County; its southern district counterpart is Booneville. The population was 3,532 at the 2010 United States Census.
  8. Paris is a city and county seat of Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States. Located on the western side of the Bear Lake Valley, the city's population was 513 at the 2010 census, down from 576 in 2000. Paris was settled on September 26, 1863, by pioneer settlers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
  9. Paris is a town in Oneida County, New York, USA. The town is in the southeast part of the county and is south of Utica. The population was 4,411 at the 2010 census. The town was named after an early benefactor, Colonel Isaac Paris.
  10. Paris is a town in and the county seat of Oxford County, Maine, United States. The population was 5,183 at the 2010 census. The census-designated place of South Paris is located within the town. Because the U.S. Post Office refers to the entire town as South Paris, the town as a whole is commonly referred to as South Paris. The main exception is the area known as Paris Hill, which is a scenic historic district popular with tourists.
  11. Paris is a city in Monroe County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,220 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Monroe County.
  12. Paris is a small unincorporated community in Fauquier County, Virginia, United States. Located in Virginia's hunt country, it was established in a strategic spot at the eastern base of Ashby Gap along U.S. Route 17 and U.S. Route 50. Paris has a population of 51. There is one church in Paris, the Trinity United Methodist Church on Federal Street, but as of 2011 it is no longer in use. The Ashby Inn is two doors from the church.
  13. Paris is a town in Kenosha County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,473 at the 2000 census. The unincorporated community of Paris is located within the town.
  14. Paris is a census-designated place in Hanover Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States. Although it is not tracked by the United States Census Bureau, Paris has been assigned the ZIP code 15021. As of the 2010 census the population was 732 residents.
  15. Paris is an unincorporated community in northwestern Paris Township, Stark County, Ohio. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 44669. It lies along State Route 172 between East Canton and Lisbon. The community is part of the Canton–Massillon Metropolitan Statistical Area.
  16. Paris is a town in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 754 at the 2000 census.
  17. Paris a.k.a. Paris, Mississippi: Paris is an unincorporated community in Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States. Paris is located at the junction of Mississippi Highway 9W and Mississippi Highway 315 10 miles east of Water Valley.
  18. Paris a.k.a. Paris, Iowa: Paris is an unincorporated community in Linn County, Iowa, United States. It is located at the intersections of Sutton Road and County Highway D66 near the banks of the Wapsipinicon River. It is northwest of Central City and southwest of Coggon, at 42.238459N, -91.578187W.

There are other places with in their name, like New Paris, St. Paris, West Paris, Paris Opera, Paris France, Café de Paris, Paris Corners, Paris Crossing, Paris New-York, Casino de Paris, Paris Las Vegas, Paris-l'Hôpital, Disneyland Paris, Hôtel Ritz Paris, Paris Social Club, Pavillon de Paris, Catacombs of Paris, Paris 8 University.

Phrases with Paris

Phrases starting with the word Paris:

  1. paris daisy
  2. paris green
  3. Paris-Brest
  4. Paris Syndrome
  5. paris university

Phrases ending with the word Paris:

  1. herb paris
  2. genus paris
  3. Ligyra Paris
  4. Amusium Paris
  5. Junonia Paris
  6. Acorynus Paris
  7. Astyanax paris
  8. Charaxes Paris
  9. Maladera Paris
  10. Metisella Paris
  11. plaster of paris
  12. Androctonus Paris
  13. Hyperalonia Paris
  14. Neocerambyx Paris
  15. Palaeorhiza paris

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Paris

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Google previewA Writer's Paris (2005)

by Eric Maisel, Danny Gregory, Claudine Hellmuth

Paris is a physical place defined by its beauty and its openness to strolling. It is home to the entire intellectual history of the West, the place where modern art, modern writing, and modern philosophy were born. Paris is a place where artists ...

Google previewAmerican Hay, Flour and Feed Journal (1912)

Paris is the haven of our architects. What the...

Paris is the great White City of the world—the Coney Island of the Universe. Its architecture is...

“A week's visit to Paris means 168 hours of saying NO to the Postal Card Vender. “Murder of the ...

Google previewThe new Gazetteer (1776)

or, Geographical Companion containing a general and concise account, alphabetically arranged, of all the empire, kingdoms, states, provinces, cities, towns, seas ... in the known world and more particularly in Great Britain

Paris is the capital of this province. FRANCFORT ON THE MAIN, a city of Germany, seated on the confines of Heffe and Franconia, 18 miles E. of Mentz. It is large and populous, a regular fortification, and well situated for trade. FRANCFORT ...

Google previewParis Dreams, Paris Memories (2011)

The City and Its Mystique by Charles Rearick

recited the classic motifs : Paris is a universal city with a grand past (Goethe), “Paris is a fête” (hemingway) , ...

Google previewNew Interchange Workbook 1B (1997)

English for International Communication by Jack C. Richards, Jonathan Hull, Susan Proctor

Paris, France Prague, the Czech Republic 1. Paris is a very busy place. The streets are always crowded . (and/but) Paris is a very busy place, and the streets are always crowded. 2.

Google previewDictionary of Symbols (2006)

by J. C. Cirlot

Paris, 1647. CHAFFERS, William. The Collector's Hand Book of Marks and Monograms on Pottery andPorcelain. London, 1898. CHAIGNET,A.E.Pythagore etla philosophie ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Modern Olympic Movement (2004)

by John E. Findling, Kimberly D. Pelle

PARIS. 1924. Mark. Dyreson. THE. GAMES. OF. THE. EIGHTH. OLYMPIAD. The 1920 Olympic Games rescued the Olympic movement from the shadows of the Great War, but scars remained. In Antwerp, the former Central Powers (Germany, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica, Or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1810)

- The Paris pound contains 16 ounces, and is divided two ways. Grains.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

Paris. Buache. 1732. 1st Sept. łogo. Horrebow. : 590 - Paris. Godin. 12th Nov .

Google previewThe Portable Encyclopaedia: Or, A Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences (1831)

On the Basis of Dr. Gregory's Comprehending the Latest Improvements in Every Branch of Useful Knowledge by James Mitchell

A Paris foot is equal to 12,785 inches. 3. The standard in Holland, Flanders, Sweden, a good part of Germany, many of the Hanse towns, as Dantzic and Hamburgh, and at Geneva, Frankfort, &c. is likewise the ell; but the ell in all these places ...

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Sign language

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Quotes about Paris

I've been to Paris France and I've been to Paris Paramount. Paris Paramount is better. (Ernst Lubitsch)
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Scrabble value of P3A1R1I1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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