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  1. Gas·pard de [ga-spar duh] /gaˈspar də/, 1519–72, French admiral and Huguenot leader.
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Examples from the Web for coligny

Historical Examples

  • Why did Coligny later wish to establish a colony in America?

    Introductory American History

    Henry Eldridge Bourne

  • What promise did Coligny make to the people of the Netherlands?

    Introductory American History

    Henry Eldridge Bourne

  • That speech of Coligny's was of all things the one he most desired to forget.

  • See the synopsis of Coligny's speech in La Planche, 247, 248.

  • Coligny was severely wounded in the face, and the Rhinegrave was killed.

British Dictionary definitions for coligny



  1. Gaspard de (ɡaspar də), Seigneur de Châtillon. 1519–72, French Huguenot leader
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