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Mariette

[ma-ryet]
noun
  1. Au·guste É·dou·ard [oh-gyst ey-dwar] /oʊˈgüst eɪˈdwar/, 1821–81, French Egyptologist.
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Historical Examples

  • In the second piece I played Mariette, and made a great success.

    My Double Life

    Sarah Bernhardt

  • Mariette had run for Flore, who came in great consternation.

  • Nancy and Mariette busied themselves in the kitchen, heating flannels.

  • Mariette fortunately arrived just in time to prevent the outrage.

  • According to Mariette it dates from a period anterior to Cheops.