Valenciennes

noun Va·len·ci·ennes \ və-ˌlen(t)-sē-ˈen(z) , ˌva-lən-sē- \

Definition of Valenciennes

: a fine bobbin lace

Origin and Etymology of valenciennes

after valenciennes, France


Valenciennes

geographical name Va·len·ci·ennes \ və-ˌlen(t)-sē-ˈen(z) \

Definition of Valenciennes

city on the Schelde River in northern France population 43,335

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