son et lumière

noun
son et lu·​mière | \ ˌsōⁿ-(n)ā-lüm-ˈyer How to pronounce son et lumière (audio) \

Definition of son et lumière

: an outdoor spectacle at a historic site consisting of recorded narration with light and sound effects

First Known Use of son et lumière

1954, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for son et lumière

French, literally, sound and light

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“Son et lumière.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/son%20et%20lumi%C3%A8re. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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