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Fouquet

[French foo-ke] /French fuˈkɛ/
noun
1.
Jean or Jehan
[both French zhahn] /both French ʒɑ̃/ (Show IPA),
c1420–c80, French painter.
2.
Nicolas
[nee-kaw-lah] /ni kɔˈlɑ/ (Show IPA),
(Marquis de Belle-Isle) 1615–80, French statesman.
Also, Foucquet.
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Fouquet

/French fukɛ/
noun
1.
Jean (ʒɑ̃). ?1420–?80, French painter and miniaturist
2.
Also Foucquet. Nicolas (nikɔlɑ), Marquis de Belle-Isle. 1615–80, French statesman; superintendent of finance (1653–61) under Louis XIV. He was imprisoned for embezzlement, having been denounced by Colbert
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