French Quarter

geographical name \ˌv(y)ü-kä-ˈrā, ˌvyœ-\
variants: or

Vieux Carré

play \ˌv(y)ü-kä-ˈrā, ˌvyœ-\

Definition of French Quarter

  1. a neighborhood and entertainment district of New Orleans, Louisiana, that borders on the Mississippi River and is famous for its bars, jazz clubs, restaurants, and Creole architecture


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