Vichy France (French: Régime de Vichy) is the common name of the French State (État français) headed by Marshal Philippe Pétain during World War II. It represented the unoccupied "Free Zone" (zone libre) in the southern part of metropolitan France and French North Africa.
Vichy (/ˈvɪʃi/; French pronunciation: [viʃi]) (Vichèi in Occitan)) is a city in the Allier department of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in central France, in the historic province of Bourbonnais. It is a spa and resort town and in World War II was the seat of government of Vichy France from 1940 to 1944.
Vichy is a town in Auvergne, France. Vichy may also refer to: Vichy France, the French regime in metropolitan France collaborating with the Nazis during World War II. Vichy, Missouri, a town in the United States. Vichy shower, a kind of shower used at spas.