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Chrétien

[krey-tyen; French krey-tyan]
noun
  1. Jean,born 1934, Canadian politician: prime minister 1993–2003.
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Contemporary Examples of chretien

Historical Examples of chretien

  • So we leave Chretien to speak across the ages for himself and his generation.

    Four Arthurian Romances

    Chretien DeTroyes

  • On their arrival they were distributed according to the orders of Brother Chretien Turc, now superior.

  • Chretien's originality, then, consists in his portrayal of the social ideal of the French aristocracy in the twelfth century.

    Four Arthurian Romances

    Chretien DeTroyes

  • Chretien de Troyes wrote in Champagne during the third quarter of the twelfth century.

    Four Arthurian Romances

    Chretien DeTroyes

  • "Lancelot" must be the keystone of any theory constructed concerning the moral evolution of Chretien.

    Four Arthurian Romances

    Chretien DeTroyes


British Dictionary definitions for chretien

Chrétien

noun
  1. (Joseph Jacques) Jean. born 1934, Canadian Liberal politician; prime minister of Canada (1993–2003)
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