French corbeillefrom Late Latin corbiculalittle basketdiminutive of Latin corbisbasket
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Corbeil Sentence Examples
Refusing to recognize the new archbishop of Canterbury, William of Corbeil, as his superior, Thurstan took no part in his consecration, and on two occasions both archbishops carried their complaints in person to Rome.
In 1326 the French king, Charles IV., made a similar acknowledgment by the treaty of Corbeil.
1136), archbishop of Canterbury, was born probably at Corbeil on the Seine, and was educated at Laon.
By the Treaty of Corbeil, with Louis IX., signed the r rth of May 1258, he frankly withdrew from conflict with the French king, and contented himself with the recognition of his position, and the surrender of antiquated French claims to the overlordship of Catalonia.