- Phi·lippe de [fee-leep duh] /fiˈlip də/. Comines, Philippe de.
- Phi·lippe de [fee-leep duh] /fiˈlip də/, 1445?–1511?, French historian and diplomat.
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Historical Examples of commines
How long this great tower of Commines took, I can only conjecture.Vanished towers and chimes of Flanders
George Wharton Edwards
I had seen the men in the trenches and it was at Commines that I saw them out.Behind the Scenes in Warring Germany
Edward Lyell Fox
Apparently, Commines did not think Dijon had much cause for thankfulness.Cities of the Dawn
J. Ewing Ritchie
He does not say, as does Commines, that this battle was against the king's desire.
Plenty there were that wished for war, remarks the observant Commines.
- a variant spelling of (Philippe de) Comines
- Philippe de (filip də). ?1447–?1511, French diplomat and historian, noted for his Mémoires (1489–98)