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[foo-key] /fuˈkeɪ/
Friedrich Heinrich Karl, Baron de la Motte-
[free-drikh hahyn-rikh kahrl,, duh lah moht] /ˈfri drɪx ˈhaɪn rɪx kɑrl,, də lɑ ˈmoʊt/ (Show IPA),
1777–1843, German romanticist: poet and novelist. Unabridged
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  • He purchased the fouque property when it was sold by Pierre Rougon.

    A Zola Dictionary J. G. Patterson
  • There is a beautiful moral in one of fouque's miniature romances,—Die Kohlerfamilie.

  • Now you learnt it for love of fouque and Max Piccolomini, and you have kept it up ever since.'

    The Two Sides of the Shield Charlotte M. Yonge
  • It was sent to fouque by his friend Edward Hitzig, with a request that he would compose a ballad on it.

    Undine Friedrich de la Motte Fouque
British Dictionary definitions for fouque


/German fuˈkeː/
Friedrich Heinrich Karl (ˈfriːdrɪç ˈhainrɪç karl), Baron de la Motte. 1777–1843, German romantic writer; author of Undine (1811)
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