Versailles


Versailles
Versailles of uncertain origin; perhaps from L. versus “slope.” Originally a hunting lodge built by Louis XIII; made into a palace 17c. by Louis XIV.

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  • Versailles — Versailles, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 2565 Housing Units (2000): 1195 Land area (2000): 2.300115 sq. miles (5.957269 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.007541 sq. miles (0.019532 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.307656 sq. miles (5.976801 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Versailles, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 567 Housing Units (2000): 259 Land area (2000): 0.922449 sq. miles (2.389133 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.005307 sq. miles (0.013746 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.927756 sq. miles (2.402879 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Versailles, IN — U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 1784 Housing Units (2000): 803 Land area (2000): 1.526211 sq. miles (3.952867 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.526211 sq. miles (3.952867 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Versailles, KY — U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 7511 Housing Units (2000): 3330 Land area (2000): 2.814498 sq. miles (7.289517 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.814498 sq. miles (7.289517 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Versailles, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 2565 Housing Units (2000): 1195 Land area (2000): 2.300115 sq. miles (5.957269 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.007541 sq. miles (0.019532 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.307656 sq. miles (5.976801 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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