Marie Edmé Patrice Maurice, Count de (Duke of Magenta)1808–93, president of France 1873–79.
Macmahon (French makmaɔ̃)
Marie Edme Patrice Maurice (mari ɛdmə patris mɔris), Comte de Macmahon. 1808--93, French military commander. He commanded the troops that suppressed the Paris Commune (1871) and was elected president of the Third Republic (1873--79)