Le Pen

/ (French lə pẽ) /

noun

Jean-Marie (ʒɑ̃məri). born 1928, French politician; leader of the extreme right-wing Front National (1972–2011); runner-up in the presidential election of 2002
his daughter Marine. born 1968, French politician: leader of the Front National from 2011

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