[bree-ahnd; French bree-ahn]
- A·ri·stide [ar-uh-steed; French a-ree-steed] /ˈær əˌstid; French a riˈstid/, 1862–1932, French statesman: minister of France 11 times; Nobel Peace Prize 1926.
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Briand was as bitter against the orders as against the unions.Paris Vistas
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Briand repeated these sentiments at the Amsterdam congress in 1903.Socialism and Democracy in Europe
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Anfossi, or Briand, as now he called himself, addressed her in that language.
It asks for those ladies and their chauffeur, Briand, a safe-conduct through the French military lines.
But toward Briand, the chauffeur, the new arrivals were less easily satisfied.
- Aristide (aristid). 1862–1932, French socialist statesman: prime minister of France 11 times. He was responsible for the separation of Church and State (1905) and he advocated a United States of Europe. Nobel peace prize 1926
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