Joinville

[ French zhwan-veel for 1; Portuguese zhoin-vee-li for 2 ]
/ French ʒwɛ̃ˈvil for 1; Portuguese ʒɔ̃ɪ̃ˈvi lɪ for 2 /

noun

Jean de [zhahn duh] /ʒɑ̃ də/,1224?–1317, French chronicler.

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Joinville
/ (French ʒwɛ̃vil) /

noun

Jean de (ʒɑ̃ də). ?1224–1317, French chronicler, noted for his Histoire de Saint Louis (1309)
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