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  1. La Marseillaise(Noun)

    The French national anthem, la Marseillaise, with at least seven verses plus the chorus.


  1. La Marseillaise

    "La Marseillaise" is the national anthem of France. The song, originally titled "Chant de guerre pour l'Armée du Rhin" was written and composed by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle in 1792. The French National Convention adopted it as the Republic's anthem in 1795. The name of the song is due to first being sung on the streets by volunteers from Marseille. The song is the first example of the "European march" anthemic style. The anthem's evocative melody and lyrics have led to its widespread use as a song of revolution and its incorporation into many pieces of classical and popular music.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of la marseillaise in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of la marseillaise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Twain:

    In Marseilles they make half the toilet soap we consume in America, but the Marseillaise only have a vague theoretical idea of its use, which they have obtained from books of travel.

  2. Hugo Lloris:

    La Marseillaise sung by the English will make the moment even greater, we are very moved by all the messages of support in England and indeed across the world. Tomorrow, representing France as a nation will be more important than merely representing French football.

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