|Denis (ˈdɛnɪs, French dəni)|
|1.||Maurice (mɔris). 1870--1943, French painter and writer on art. One of the leading Nabis, he defined a picture as "essentially a flat surface covered with colours assembled in a certain order"|
|2.||Saint Denis, Saint Denys 3rd century |
sixth king of Portugal (1279-1325), who strengthened the kingdom by improving the economy and reducing the power of the nobility and the church
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