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Denîs

[den-is; French duh-nee] /ˈdɛn ɪs; French dəˈni/
noun
1.
Saint, died a.d. c280, 1st bishop of Paris: patron saint of France.
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Denis

/ˈdɛnɪs; French dəni/
noun
1.
Maurice (mɔris). 1870–1943, French painter and writer on art. One of the leading Nabis, he defined a picture as "essentially a flat surface covered with colours assembled in a certain order"
2.
Saint Denis, Saint Denys, 3rd century ad, first bishop of Paris; patron saint of France. Feast day: Oct 9
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Denis

sixth king of Portugal (1279-1325), who strengthened the kingdom by improving the economy and reducing the power of the nobility and the church

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