- Claude Louis Hec·tor de [klohd lwee ek-tawr duh] /kloʊd lwi ɛkˈtɔr də/, 1653–1734, marshal of France.
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From that moment they began to regard Villars with other eyes.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete
Duc de Saint-Simon
The garrison of Rouen was under the command of Governor Villars.Henry IV, Makers of History
John S. C. Abbott
Letter of Villars to the constable, Oct. 12, 1560, apud Négoc.The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)
Henry Martyn Baird
These tears had produced an army, which was intrusted to Villars.
Villars proclaimed aloud his intention of forcing the lines of Landrecies.
- Claude Louis Hector de (klod lwi ɛktɔr də). 1653–1734, French marshal, distinguished for his command in the War of the Spanish Succession (1701–14)