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Montfort

[mont-fert; French mawn-fawr] /ˈmɒnt fərt; French mɔ̃ˈfɔr/
noun
1.
Simon de
[see-mawn duh] /siˈmɔ̃ də/ (Show IPA),
c1160–1218, French leader of the crusade against the Albigenses.
2.
his son, Simon de, Earl of Leicester, 1208?–65, English soldier and statesman: leader of the Barons' War.
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Montfort

/ˈmɒntfət/
noun
1.
Simon de, Earl of Leicester. ?1208–65, English soldier, born in Normandy. He led the baronial rebellion against Henry III and ruled England from 1264 to 1265; he was killed at Evesham
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