[ dar-lahn ]
/ darˈlɑ̃ /


Jean Louis Xa·vier Fran·çois [zhahn lwee gza-vyey frahn-swa] /ʒɑ̃ lwi gzaˈvyeɪ frɑ̃ˈswa/,1881–1942, French naval officer and politician.


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British Dictionary definitions for darlan

/ (French darlɑ̃) /


Jean Louis Xavier François (ʒɑ̃ lwi ɡzavje frɑ̃swa). 1881–1942, French admiral and member of the Vichy government. He cooperated with the Allies after their invasion of North Africa; assassinated
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