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11 definitions found
 for Paris
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Paris \Par"is\, n.
     The chief city of France.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Paris green. See under Green, n.
  
     Paris white (Chem.), purified chalk used as a pigment;
        whiting; Spanish white.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Paris \Par"is\, n. [From Paris, the son of Priam.] (Bot.)
     A plant common in Europe ({Paris quadrifolia); herb Paris;
     truelove. It has been used as a narcotic.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Note: It much resembles the American genus Trillium, but
           has usually four leaves and a tetramerous flower.
           [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Paris
      n 1: the capital and largest city of France; and international
           center of culture and commerce [syn: Paris, City of
           Light, French capital, capital of France]
      2: sometimes placed in subfamily Trilliaceae [syn: Paris,
         genus Paris]
      3: (Greek mythology) the prince of Troy who abducted Helen from
         her husband Menelaus and provoked the Trojan War
      4: a town in northeastern Texas

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Paris
  
     PARallel Instruction Set.
  
     A low-level language for the Connection Machine.
  
     (1995-02-16)
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, MO -- U.S. city in Missouri
     Population (2000):    1529
     Housing Units (2000): 682
     Land area (2000):     1.244607 sq. miles (3.223518 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    1.244607 sq. miles (3.223518 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            56144
     Located within:       Missouri (MO), FIPS 29
     Location:             39.480162 N, 92.001245 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     65275
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, MO
      Paris
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, AR -- U.S. city in Arkansas
     Population (2000):    3707
     Housing Units (2000): 1713
     Land area (2000):     4.530961 sq. miles (11.735135 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.260684 sq. miles (0.675169 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    4.791645 sq. miles (12.410304 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            53480
     Located within:       Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05
     Location:             35.291665 N, 93.726156 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     72855
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, AR
      Paris
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, ID -- U.S. city in Idaho
     Population (2000):    576
     Housing Units (2000): 292
     Land area (2000):     3.486690 sq. miles (9.030484 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.031394 sq. miles (0.081309 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    3.518084 sq. miles (9.111793 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            60580
     Located within:       Idaho (ID), FIPS 16
     Location:             42.227699 N, 111.399373 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     83261
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, ID
      Paris
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, IL -- U.S. city in Illinois
     Population (2000):    9077
     Housing Units (2000): 4211
     Land area (2000):     4.814712 sq. miles (12.470046 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.396359 sq. miles (1.026566 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    5.211071 sq. miles (13.496612 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            57628
     Located within:       Illinois (IL), FIPS 17
     Location:             39.613014 N, 87.693829 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     61944
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, IL
      Paris
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, KY -- U.S. city in Kentucky
     Population (2000):    9183
     Housing Units (2000): 4222
     Land area (2000):     6.796269 sq. miles (17.602255 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.016453 sq. miles (0.042612 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    6.812722 sq. miles (17.644867 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            59196
     Located within:       Kentucky (KY), FIPS 21
     Location:             38.206476 N, 84.257670 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     40361
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, KY
      Paris
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, TN -- U.S. city in Tennessee
     Population (2000):    9763
     Housing Units (2000): 4965
     Land area (2000):     10.879743 sq. miles (28.178405 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.042320 sq. miles (0.109608 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    10.922063 sq. miles (28.288013 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            56720
     Located within:       Tennessee (TN), FIPS 47
     Location:             36.301229 N, 88.313815 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     38242
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, TN
      Paris
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Paris, TX -- U.S. city in Texas
     Population (2000):    25898
     Housing Units (2000): 11777
     Land area (2000):     42.753913 sq. miles (110.732121 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    1.662638 sq. miles (4.306213 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    44.416551 sq. miles (115.038334 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            55080
     Located within:       Texas (TX), FIPS 48
     Location:             33.662508 N, 95.547692 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     75460
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Paris, TX
      Paris
  

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