le roi est mort, vive le roi

French phrase
\ lə-rwä-e-mȯr vēv-lə-rwä How to pronounce le roi est mort, vive le roi (audio) \

Definition of le roi est mort, vive le roi

: the king is dead, long live the king

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“Le roi est mort, vive le roi.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/le%20roi%20est%20mort,%20vive%20le%20roi. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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