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Fouqué

[foo-key]
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noun
  1. Frie·drich Hein·rich Karl, Baron de la Motte- [free-drikh hahyn-rikh kahrl, duh lah moht] /ˈfri drɪx ˈhaɪn rɪx kɑrl, də lɑ ˈmoʊt/, 1777–1843, German romanticist: poet and novelist.
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Examples from the Web for fouque

Historical Examples

  • He purchased the Fouque property when it was sold by Pierre Rougon.

    A Zola Dictionary

    J. G. Patterson

  • There is a beautiful moral in one of Fouque's miniature romances,—Die Kohlerfamilie.

  • Now you learnt it for love of Fouque and Max Piccolomini, and you have kept it up ever since.'

    The Two Sides of the Shield

    Charlotte M. Yonge

  • It was sent to Fouque by his friend Edward Hitzig, with a request that he would compose a ballad on it.

    Undine

    Friedrich de la Motte Fouque


British Dictionary definitions for fouque

Fouqué

noun
  1. Friedrich Heinrich Karl (ˈfriːdrɪç ˈhainrɪç karl), Baron de la Motte. 1777–1843, German romantic writer; author of Undine (1811)
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