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or Cristophe

[kree-stawf] /kriˈstɔf/
[ahn-ree] /ɑ̃ˈri/ (Show IPA),
("Henri I"I) 1767–1820, Haitian revolutionary general, born in Grenada: king 1811–20. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Amérique, f., l'une des cinq parties du monde, découverte par Christophe Colomb en 1492.

  • “Take care how you heed those voices, Dessalines,” said Christophe.

    The Hour and the Man Harriet Martineau
  • Christophe took the paper, and went out as if to fetch their neighbor.

  • The north was tired of Christophe and willingly joined in with the cause of Boyer.

    Haiti J. Dryden Kuser
  • He sent Christophe with the letters; then he went to bed, tired out, and slept.

    Father Goriot Honore de Balzac
British Dictionary definitions for Christophe


/French kristɔf/
Henri (ɑ̃ri). 1767–1820, Haitian revolutionary leader; king of Haiti (1811–20)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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