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Rouget de Lisle

[roo-zhe duh leel] /ruˈʒɛ də ˈlil/
noun
1.
Claude Joseph
[klohd zhaw-zef] /kloʊd ʒɔˈzɛf/ (Show IPA),
1760–1836, French army officer and composer of songs: wrote and composed Marseillaise.
Also, Rouget de I'Isle.
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Rouget de Lisle

/French ruʒɛ də lil/
noun
1.
Claude Joseph (klod ʒozɛf). 1760–1836, French army officer: composer of the Marseillaise (1792), the French national anthem
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