- Fré·dé·rick [frey-dey-reek] /freɪ deɪˈrik/, 1822–1912, French economist and statesman: Nobel Peace Prize 1901.
- his sonPaul É·douard [pawl ey-dwar] /pɔl eɪˈdwar/, 1859–1940, French phonetician.
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Examples from the Web for passy
She sobbed still more and stammered, 'I beseech you, monsieur, take me to Passy.
I am going to the station, where my trunk must have arrived by now, and then I shall drive to Passy.'
The second part, which follows, was written at Passy in 1784.Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
He and I set off again for Passy, by train this time, as our need was more urgent.
At Passy we were received with shrugging shoulders and outspread hands.
- Frédéric (frederik). 1822–1912, French politician and economist, who campaigned for international arbitration to prevent war: shared the first Nobel peace prize 1901
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