[a-bra-am] /a braˈam/ (Show IPA), 1667–1754, French mathematician in England.
I have been told that de Moivre was a member of this Society.
A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume I (of II) Augustus De Morgan
(Louis Charles) Alfred de [lwee sharl al-fred duh] /lwi ʃarl alˈfrɛd də/ (Show IPA), 1810–57, French poet, dramatist, and novelist. Historical Examples It was small, and her mother, as Musset would say, seemed to have made it so in order to make it with care. Camille (La Dame aux Camilias) Alexandre Dumas, fils She looks […]
Alfred, 1856–1919, Australian statesman: prime minister 1903–04; 1905–08; 1909–10. Historical Examples I tole em haow it couldn’t be so, caze ye wuz a Deakin, an hed family prayers, and could pray mos’ ez long ez parson. The Duke of Stockbridge Edward Bellamy Pa said the Deakin better run his own idols, and Pa would run […]
Abdou [ab-doo] /æbˈdu/ (Show IPA), born 1935, president of Senegal 1981–2000.
Alfred [ahl-freyt] /ˈɑl freɪt/ (Show IPA), 1878–1957, German physician and novelist. Historical Examples News that’ll shake England, aye, and doblin too, to its foundations. The Secret Service Submarine Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull It’s a barrister’s throat I have—I caught it waiting for briefs in me chambers at doblin.’ Grey Roses Henry Harland
Alfred, 1811–87, British government official and poet: prime minister of New Zealand 1862. Historical Examples Mr. Domett suddenly disappeared from London life in the manner described in the poem. The Browning Cyclopdia Edward Berdoe In 1862 Mr. Domett was called upon to form a Government, which he did. The Browning Cyclopdia Edward Berdoe Mr. Domett […]