La Fontaine

[French la fawn-ten]
noun
  1. Hen·ri [French ahn-ree] /French ɑ̃ˈri/, 1854–1943, Belgian statesman: Nobel Peace Prize 1913.
  2. Jean de [zhahn duh] /ʒɑ̃ də/, 1621–95, French poet and fabulist.
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British Dictionary definitions for la fontaine

La Fontaine

noun
  1. Jean de (ʒɑ̃ də). 1621–95, French poet, famous for his Fables (1668–94)
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