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Hugo

[ hyoo-goh or, often, yoo-; French y-goh ]
/ ˈhyu goʊ or, often, ˈyu-; French üˈgoʊ /
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noun
Vic·tor (Ma·rie, Viscount) [vik-ter muh-ree; French veek-tawr ma-ree], /ˈvɪk tər məˈri; French vikˈtɔr maˈri/, 1802–85, French poet, novelist, and dramatist.
a male given name.
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Hugo
/ (ˈhjuːɡəʊ, French yɡo) /

noun
Victor (Marie) (viktɔr). 1802–85, French poet, novelist, and dramatist; leader of the romantic movement in France. His works include the volumes of verse Les Feuilles d'automne (1831) and Les Contemplations (1856), the novels Notre-Dame de Paris (1831) and Les Misérables (1862), and the plays Hernani (1830) and Ruy Blas (1838)
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