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[ahn-twan] /ɑ̃ˈtwan/ (Show IPA), 1866–1936, French linguist.
Historical Examples

I took the opportunity of applauding the admirable Coquelin, as well as two charming vaudeville performers, M——and Meillet.
Original Short Stories, Volume 3 (of 13) Guy de Maupassant

A decree signed Meillet names this citizen himself governor of the fort of Bicêtre.
History of the Commune of 1871 P. Lissagary


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