calais calais  /kə ˈleɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a town in northern France on the Strait of Dover that serves as a ferry port to England; in 1347 it was captured by the English king Edward III after a long siege and remained in English hands until it was recaptured by the French king Henry II in 1558

News

  1. Softball roundup

    The undefeated Blue Devils cruised to a 15-2 Class C quarterfinal win over the George Stevens Academy Eagles on Thursday in Calais.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fenceviewer

  2. Medical Jeopardy’ is on tap at library in Randolph Township

    Randolph Township Library RANDOLPH TWP. – The Randolph Township Library, located on Calais Road, has planned several upcoming programs.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Randolph Reporter

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Quotes

  1. "I am not surprised because obviously they have done a great job of identifying players," Wilson said. "They had a really good draft. They had guys that came in and guys that produced. Tim Hightower, DRC (Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie), Calais...
    on Jan 18, 2009 By: Adrian Wilson Source: SteelCityInsider.com

  2. "James doesn't do abroad, he gets a funny tummy if he goes to Fulham, Calais nearly kills him, Australia not a chance," Clarkson said.
    on Feb 3, 2009 By: Jeremy Clarkson Source: The Australian

  3. However, Sir Andrew Green, chairman of Migrationwatch, said: "No wonder they are queuing up in Calais. These proposals amount to jamming open the door for illegal immigrants to access the National Health Service."
    on Jul 20, 2009 By: Sir Andrew Green Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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