Saint-Cyr

The toponym Saint-Cyr refers to the popular child-saint Saint Quiricus (Cyriacus), whose following was strong in France because relics were brought back from Antioch by the 4th-century Bishop Saint Amator of Auxerre. It may refer to:

  • École spéciale militaire de Saint-Cyr, a French military academy; Saint-Cyr is a common name for the academy
  • École de Saint-Cyr, a boarding school for girls founded in 1684 by Madame de Maintenon
  • Laurent, Marquis de Gouvion Saint-Cyr (1764–1830), Marshal of France
  • Cyprian St Cyr
  • Lili St. Cyr (1918–1999), prominent American burlesque stripper
  • Adolphus Frederic St. Sure (1869–1949), United States District Judge.(name anglicized)
  • St Cyr Slide, a slide rule type of device named after the French military academy where the device was first used

The name or part of the name of several communes in France:

  • Saint-Cyr, Ardèche, in the Ardèche partement
  • Saint-Cyr, Haute-Vienne, in the Haute-Vienne département
  • Saint-Cyr, Manche, in the Manche département
  • Saint-Cyr, Saône-et-Loire, in the Saône-et-Loire département
  • Saint-Cyr, Vienne, in the Vienne département

also:

  • Saint-Cyr-au-Mont-d'Or, in the Rhône département
  • Saint-Cyr-de-Favières, in the Loire département
  • Saint-Cyr-de-Salerne, in the Eure département
  • Saint-Cyr-des-Gâts, in the Vendée département
  • Saint-Cyr-de-Valorges, in the Loire département
  • Saint-Cyr-du-Bailleul, in the Manche département
  • Saint-Cyr-du-Doret, in the Charente-Maritime département
  • Saint-Cyr-du-Gault, in the Loir-et-Cher département
  • Saint-Cyr-du-Ronceray, in the Calvados département
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Arthies, in the Val-d'Oise département
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Bourg, in the Maine-et-Loire département
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Pail, in the Mayenne département
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Talmondais, in the Vendée département
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val, in the Loiret département
  • Saint-Cyr-la-Campagne, in the Eure département
  • Saint-Cyr-la-Lande, in the Deux-Sèvres département
  • Saint-Cyr-la-Rivière, in the Essonne département
  • Saint-Cyr-la-Roche, in the Corrèze département
  • Saint-Cyr-la-Rosière, in the Orne département
  • Saint-Cyr-le-Chatoux, in the Rhône département
  • Saint-Cyr-l'École, in the Yvelines département, the city where the military academy was initially located
  • Saint-Cyr-le-Gravelais, in the Mayenne département
  • Saint-Cyr-les-Champagnes, in the Dordogne département
  • Saint-Cyr-les-Colons, in the Yonne département
  • Saint-Cyr-les-Vignes, in the Loire département
  • Saint-Cyr-Montmalin, in the Jura département
  • Saint-Cyr-sous-Dourdan, in the Essonne département
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-le-Rhône, in the Rhône département
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, in the Indre-et-Loire département
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Menthon, in the Ain département
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Mer, in the Var département
  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Morin, in the Seine-et-Marne département
  • Immigration and Naturalization Service v. St. Cyr (2001), a U.S. Supreme Court case involving habeas corpus relief for deportable aliens
  • Saint-Cyr, a 2000 French film