Marivaux

[ ma-ree-voh ]
/ ma riˈvoʊ /

noun

Pierre Car·let de Cham·blain de [pyer kar-le duh shahn-blan duh] /pyɛr karˈlɛ də ʃɑ̃ˈblɛ̃ də/,1688–1763, French dramatist and novelist.

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Marivaux
/ (French marivo) /

noun

Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de (pjɛr karlɛ də ʃɑ̃blɛ̃ də). 1688–1763, French dramatist and novelist, noted particularly for his comedies, such as Le jeu de l'amour et du hasard (1730) and La Vie de Marianne (1731–41)
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