Sentence Examples


  • The cabinet noir has now disappeared, but the right to open letters in cases of emergency appears still to be retained by the French government; and a similar right is occasionally exercised in England under the direction of a secretary of state, and, indeed, in all civilized countries.
  • He was followed by Janus de Noir, le sieur du Roule, who was sent by Louis XIV.
  • The French law for the regulation of slavery in the plantations, known as the Code Noir (framed under Louis XIV.
  • The yield is satisfactory, and the wine made, the variety known as Gamay noir, is described as being like still champagne.
  • Aiguille du Midi Tour Noir Aiguille des Glaciers.

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