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Romains

[raw-man] /rɔˈmɛ̃/
noun
1.
Jules
[zhyl] /ʒül/ (Show IPA),
(Louis Farigoule) 1885–1972, French novelist, poet, and dramatist.
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  • Par la matire, par la forme des lettres et le style de l'inscription, il vous reprsente la rudesse des Romains au sixime sicle.

    Walks in Rome Augustus J.C. Hare
  • One can not give these poems in quotation; one wants about five volumes of Romains.

    Instigations Ezra Pound
  • The reader who has gone through Spire, Romains, and Vildrac, will have a fair idea of the poetry written by this group of men.

    Instigations Ezra Pound
  • He conserves himself, he is never carried away by Romains' theories.

    Instigations Ezra Pound
  • Laboulaye, Recherches sur la condition civile et politique des femmes depuis les Romains jusqu'à nos jours.

    Women Wage-Earners Helen Campbell
  • Lewis on giants comes perhaps nearer Romains than did the original talks about the Vortex.

    Instigations Ezra Pound
  • About 1850 the young man entered the studio of the severe author of the Romains de la Dcadence.

  • Charles Vildrac is an interesting companion figure to his brilliant friend Romains.

    Instigations Ezra Pound
  • You can get the feel of Laforgue or even of Corbire from a few poems; Romains is a subject for study.

    Instigations Ezra Pound
British Dictionary definitions for Romains

Romains

/French rɔmɛ̃/
noun
1.
Jules (ʒyl). pseudonym of Louis Farigoule. 1885–1972, French poet, dramatist, and novelist. His works include the novel Men of Good Will (1932–46)
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