Wace

[ wahs, weys; French was ]
/ wɑs, weɪs; French was /

noun

Ro·bert [rob-ert; French raw-ber] /ˈrɒb ərt; French rɔˈbɛr/, Wace of Jersey, c1100–c1180, Anglo-Norman poet born on the Channel Island of Jersey.

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Wace
/ (weɪs) /

noun

Robert. born ?1100, Anglo-Norman poet; author of the Roman de Brut and Roman de Rou
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