[too-ren; French ty-ren]


Hen·ri de la Tour d'Au·vergne de [ahn-ree duh la toor doh-vern-yuh duh] /ɑ̃ˈri də la ˈtur doʊˈvɛrn yə də/, 1611–75, French general and marshal.

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Vicomte de, title of Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne . 1611–75, French marshal. He commanded armies during the Thirty Years' War and the wars of the Fronde
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