[ahn-drey] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ/ (Show IPA), 1896–1966, French poet, essayist, and critic.
[zhyl a-dawlf] /ʒyl aˈdɔlf/ (Show IPA), 1827–1906, French painter.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Brittany, its people, or their language
a native or inhabitant of Brittany, esp one who speaks the Breton language
the indigenous language of Brittany, belonging to the Brythonic subgroup of the Celtic family of languages
André (ɑ̃dre). 1896–1966, French poet and art critic: founder and chief theorist of surrealism, publishing the first surrealist manifesto in 1924
“native or language of Brittany,” late 14c., from French form of Briton (q.v.).
André Frédéric [ahn-drey frey-dey-reek] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ freɪ deɪˈrik/ (Show IPA), 1895–1988, U.S. physiologist, born in France: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1956. Historical Examples Cournand actually wrote a poem in four cantos on style itself and its various species. Main Currents in Nineteenth Century Literature, Vol. III (of 6) The Reaction in France Georg Brandes noun André […]
André [ahn-drey] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ/ (Show IPA), 1880–1954, French painter. Historical Examples Derain is the chief of the new French school—a school destined manifestly to be less cosmopolitan than its predecessor. Since Czanne Clive Bell The man who influenced Derain, and to some extent Picasso, is not likely to have been less. Since Czanne Clive Bell These […]
debierne Debierne (dəb-yěrn’) French chemist who discovered actinium in 1900. In 1910 he collaborated with Marie Curie to isolate pure radium. Historical Examples Shortly after that debierne discovered still another radio-active substance, to which he gave the name actinium. Boys’ Second Book of Inventions Ray Stannard Baker
André [ahn-drey] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ/ (Show IPA), Duc de Rivoli [French ree-vaw-lee;; Italian ree-vaw-lee] /French ri vɔˈli;; Italian ˈri vɔ li/ (Show IPA), and Prince d’Essling [des-ling] /ˈdɛs lɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1758–1817, French marshal under Napoleon I. Historical Examples All the bravery of Masséna’s troops failed to dislodge the right wing of the Imperialists. The Life of […]