Sentence Examples


  • SEQUANI, in ancient geography, a Celtic people who occupied the upper basin of the Arar (Saone), their territory corresponding to Franche-Comte and part of Burgundy.
  • As the capital of the free county of Burgundy, or Franche-Comte, it was united with the German kingdom when Frederick I.
  • The white wines of Baden or the Rhine did not suit him; he could only drink those of Burgundy or Franche-Comte.
  • Bourgeois Neuchatel et la politique prussienne en Franche-Comte (Paris, 1877).
  • In 1668 the French under Conde made a rapid conquest of Franche-Comte.