Definition of Flambeaux

1. Noun. (plural of flambeau) ¹



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Definition of Flambeaux

1. flambeau [n] - See also: flambeau

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flambeaux

flakier
flakies
flakiest
flakily
flakiness
flakinesses
flaking
flaks
flaky
flaky pastry
flam
flamage
flambe
flambeau
flambeaus
flambeaux (current term)
flambee
flambeed
flambeeing
flambees
flambeing
flamberg
flambergasted
flamberge
flambergen
flamberges
flambergs
flambes
flamboyance
flamboyances

Literary usage of Flambeaux

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1. The Yorkshire Archaeological Journal by Yorkshire Archaeological Society (1870)
"six men with flambeaux on each sideā€”four servants, two and two, with two men with ... The procession closed with his tradesmen and men with flambeaux. ..."

2. London by Charles Knight (1851)
"... Afar they mark the flambeau's bright approach. And shun the shining train and golden coach." This then (1738) was the age of flambeaux and ..."

3. Royal Palaces and Parks of France by Francis Miltoun (1910)
"The "Curee aux flambeaux" was one of the most picturesque ceremonies connected with the royal hunt in France. It began in the gallant days, and lived even ..."

4. A Consideration of the Sermon on the Mount by Daniel Harvey Hill (1858)
"... the palaces of Rome were lighted up by the torches and flambeaux of the midnight procession to celebrate the impure rites of Cybele. ..."

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