[French zhwan-veel for 1; Portuguese zhoin-vee-li for 2]
- Jean de [zhahn duh] /ʒɑ̃ də/, 1224?–1317, French chronicler.
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"Yes; but the Prince of Joinville is the handsomest," the king rejoined.Henry IV, Makers of History
John S. C. Abbott
But what on earth are you going to do with that red and blue Joinville?
But Joinville and Baldwin of Rheims rendered their comrades good service.
Joinville very soon discovered that he had scarcely a chance of escape.
And at this moment a terrible spectacle arrested Joinville's attention.
- Jean de (ʒɑ̃ də). ?1224–1317, French chronicler, noted for his Histoire de Saint Louis (1309)
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