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Montespan

[mon-tuh-span; French mawn-tes-pahn] /ˈmɒn təˌspæn; French mɔ̃ tɛsˈpɑ̃/
noun
1.
Marquise de (Françoise Athénaïs de Rochechouart) 1641–1707, mistress of Louis XIV of France.
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Montespan

/French mɔ̃tɛspɑ̃/
noun
1.
Marquise de, title of Françoise Athénaïs de Rochechouart. 1641–1707, French noblewoman; mistress of Louis XIV of France
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