[mont-kahm; French mawn-kalm]
- Louis Jo·seph [lwee zhaw-zef] /lwi ʒɔˈzɛf/, 1712–59, French general in Canada.
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Examples from the Web for montcalm
Let us go to Montcalm, and demand admission: he dare not deny a child the boon.The Last of the Mohicans
James Fenimore Cooper
Through the night, meanwhile, Montcalm and his men had been working like demons.Fort Amity
Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Montcalm dispatches Lvis to Montreal with eight hundred men.
Was it a feint to draw Montcalm's men away from the east side?
That night—August 9—the vanquished English camp with Montcalm's forces.
- Louis Joseph (lwi ʒozɛf), Marquis de Montcalm de Saint-Véran. 1712–59, French general in Canada (1756); killed in Quebec by British forces under General Wolfe