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Villars

[vee-lar]
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noun
  1. Claude Louis Hec·tor de [klohd lwee ek-tawr duh] /kloʊd lwi ɛkˈtɔr də/, 1653–1734, marshal of France.
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Examples from the Web for villars

Historical Examples

  • From that moment they began to regard Villars with other eyes.

    The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete

    Duc de Saint-Simon

  • The garrison of Rouen was under the command of Governor Villars.

  • Letter of Villars to the constable, Oct. 12, 1560, apud Négoc.

  • Villars went to no one, but waited for some one to come to him.

    The Conspirators

    Alexandre Dumas (Pere)

  • Villars proclaimed aloud his intention of forcing the lines of Landrecies.

    The Conspirators

    Alexandre Dumas (Pere)


British Dictionary definitions for villars

Villars

noun
  1. Claude Louis Hector de (klod lwi ɛktɔr də). 1653–1734, French marshal, distinguished for his command in the War of the Spanish Succession (1701–14)
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