st simon

Saint-Simon

[san-see-mawn]
noun
1.
Comte de, 1760–1825, French philosopher and social scientist.
2.
Louis de Rouvroy [lwee duh roo-vrwa] , 1675–1755, French soldier, diplomat, and author.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To st simon
Collins
World English Dictionary
Saint-Simon (French sɛ̃simɔ̃)
 
n
1.  Comte de (kɔ̃t də), title of Claude Henri de Rouvroy. 1760--1825, French social philosopher, generally regarded as the founder of French socialism. He thought society should be reorganized along industrial lines and that scientists should be the new spiritual leaders. His most important work is Nouveau Christianisme (1825)
2.  Duc de (dyk də), title of Louis de Rouvroy. 1675-- 1755, French soldier, statesman, and writer: his Mémoires are an outstanding account of the period 1694--1723, during the reigns of Louis XIV and Louis XV

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;