a male given name.
Other definitions for Denîs (2 of 2)
Saint, died a.d. c280, 1st bishop of Paris: patron saint of France.
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How to use Denis in a sentence
Earlier this month, the friendliest of them, 31-year-old Denis, told us they were given very short notice to evacuate Sloviansk.
“Denis, if you had met the rebels as frequently as I have, you would be as passionate as I am,” Power told McDonough.U.S. Ignored Warnings Before ISIS Takeover of a Key City | Josh Rogin | July 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
So do Pavel Yurov, 33, a prominent Kiev theatrical producer, and artist Denis Grishchuk, 29.Ukraine Journalists Still Enduring Brutal Kidnappings, Imprisonment, and Maybe Worse | Cathy Young | May 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The deputy chairman of the presidium of the Donetsk Republic, Denis Pushilin, also predicts “good results.”
What else are we to conclude from his interview with New York Daily News columnist Denis Hamill, published today?
He had dealings with the Guillaumes, clothing merchants, rue Saint-Denis.
Cardot had dealings with the Guillaumes, clothiers, rue Saint-Denis.
In touch with Guillaume, clothier of rue Saint-Denis, who foresaw their failure and awaited "with anxiety as at a game of cards."
In any case the walls of St. Denis Abbey are a sure rampart against infernal power, and what is more to be dreaded, mark you!Balsamo, The Magician | Alexander Dumas
Such a thing wouldn't be allowed in the house of a tradesman on the Rue St. Denis!The Seven Cardinal Sins: Envy and Indolence | Eugne Sue
British Dictionary definitions for Denis
Maurice (mɔris). 1870–1943, French painter and writer on art. One of the leading Nabis, he defined a picture as "essentially a flat surface covered with colours assembled in a certain order"
Saint Denis or Saint Denys 3rd century ad, first bishop of Paris; patron saint of France. Feast day: Oct 9
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