- MargueriteMarguerite Antoinette Jeanne Marie Ghislaine Cleenewerck de Crayencour, [krey-uh n-koo r] /ˌkreɪ ənˈkʊər/, 1903–87, U.S. poet and novelist, born in Belgium.
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- Marguerite, original name Marguerite de Crayencour . 1903–87, French novelist and writer, in the US from 1939; noted for her historical novels, esp Mémoires d'Hadrien (1952)
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