Origin of ParisClassical Latin from Classical Greek
Borrowing from Ancient Greek Î Î¬ÏÎ¹Ï‚ (Paris).
Original sense refers to the city in France. From Middle English, from Old French Paris, from Late Latin name of an earlier settlement, Lutetia Parisiorum "Lutetia of the Parisii", from Latin Parisii, a tribe of Gaul.
- She had no good memories of Paris and crossed her arms.
- He emerged from the shadow world in a luxurious penthouse suite in Paris overlooking the Arc de Triomphe.
- This skin, with the skull and antlers, was sent to Paris, where it was described in 1866 by Professor Milne-Edwards.
- The great cathedral Notre Dame de Paris, which was begun before your birth, would not be finished by your death.
- "Paris--the capital of the world," Pierre finished his remark for him.