What does the word rue mean?

Usage examples for rue

  1. There the Vicar of Haworth brought his two daughters one February day, spent one night in Brussels and went straight back to his old house on the moors, so modern in comparison with the mansion in Rue d'Isabelle. – Emily Brontë by A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson
  2. And if you refer to the diamond, it was given to me not an hour ago by Miss Vandeleur in the Rue Lepic. – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  3. Rue M- T-, No. 27. Adieu. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton