Michel Ney

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Michel Ney French marshal in the Napoleonic Wars (1769-1815)
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Usage

In literature:

Little Michel Ney plays with the two princes every Sunday.
"The Memoirs of Victor Hugo" by Victor Hugo
Michel or Marshal Ney born 1769.
"Leaves of Life" by Margaret Bird Steinmetz
Michel Ney, however, and this she noted carefully, now kept close within his soldier's shell.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
Michel Ney, at any rate, fell pierced by bullets; the pity was that they were not the enemy's.
"An Englishman in Paris" by Albert D. (Albert Dresden) Vandam
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In news:

On November 15, 1846, Peter Stuart Ney , a teacher from Rowan County, is said to have made a deathbed confession that he was, in fact, Napoleon Bonaparte's most trusted commander, Marshal Michel Ney .
On November 15, 1846, Peter Stuart Ney, a teacher from Rowan County, is said to have made a deathbed confession that he was, in fact, Napoleon Bonaparte's most trusted commander, Marshal Michel Ney.
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