[jer-meyn; French zher-men]
- a female given name.
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Germain and others worry that in the wake of high-profile cases such as the DSK one, claims might get even more difficult to make.
“They threatened him, which actually gave him a legitimate claim,” Germain says.
Service was promised him, but he was made to return to Saint Germain.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete
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Now Susanna, of all the Germain family, was the one whom Mary disliked the most.Is He Popenjoy?
They discovered a point where it would not grow any louder, and here Germain paused.
Differences of birth, my Germain, are illusions; you have the reality.
Germain's feelings were trebly disturbed by the history of the child-widow.
- French mathematician who made significant advances in theoretical mathematics. Her researches into number theory in particular provided the first partial solution to Fermat's last theorem (1820).
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