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Universal pronouncing dictionary of biography and mythology

Universal pronouncing dictionary of biography and mythology

Source : Internet Archive

Universal pronouncing dictionary of biography and mythology

Universal pronouncing dictionary of biography and mythology

Source : Internet Archive

Results : NICOLAS


Page 123

AUou, t'loo', (Charles Nicolas,) a French archaeologist, born in Paris in 1787, wrote an Essay on the


Page 133

Amanton or Amanthon, t'm5N'16N', (Claude Nicolas,) a judge at Dijon, in France, and a writer on biography and local


Page 136

Houssaye, tm'lo' deh It hoo'si', (Abraham Nicolas,) a French historical writer and translator, born at Orleans in 1634. He was


Page 163

Anthoine, (Francois Paul Nicolas,) a French general and politician, born in 1720. He was elected in 1789


Page 208

Rime," (1604.) Arriquilaar, ir-re-kee'bi R, (Don Nicolas,) a Spanish merchant of Bilboa, who about 1770 composed a work of some


Page 285

Bail^chou, bfli'shoo', (Jean Joseph Nicolas,) a celebrated French engraver, bom at Aries in 1715. His full-length portrait of


Page 298

Beirbier-V^mars, b SR'be-i' vi'mt R', (Joseph Nicolas,) a French philologist, born at Louvres in 1775. He aided in the compilation


Page 320

Basseuge, bt'sfi Nzh', (Jean Nicolas,) a Flemish poet, born at Liege in 1758. He published, in conjunction with


Page 327

Baudot, bo'do', (Auguste Nicolas,) a French general, born at Rennes in 1765, served under Moreau and Kleber,


Page 331

bt'voo', (fiv ARISTE,) son of Francois Nicolas, was born in 1809, and was a deputy in 1852 to the legislative


Page 339

See M. Nicolas, " Notice sur la Vie, etc de L. A. de la Beanmelle," 1853,


Page 341

Beauregard, (Jean Nicolas,) a French Jesuit and poiiular preacher, born at Metz in 1731 , died


Page 342

Beauvallet, (Pierre Nicolas,) a French sculptor, born at Havre in 1749, studied under Pajou. Among his


Page 342

Pr^aux, bo'v^' deh p Ri'6', (Charles Nicolas,) a French physician and writer, born at Orleans in 1745' As a member


Page 345

pron. bi'zhai R' bi'kai R',] (Leonard Nicolas,) Comte de Mons, a French general, born at Obernheim in 1770. He was


Page 357

Bellavene, bi'l S'v^n', (Jacques Nicolas,) Baron, born at Verdun in 1770, was appointed by Napoleon in 1812 inspector-general


Page 358

Bellin, bi'li N', (Jacques Nicolas,) a French hydrographer and engineer of the marine, born in Paris in 1703.


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legitimist party, a son of Pierre Nicolas, noticed below, born in Paris on the 4th of January, 1790. He studied


Page 389

Bescherelle, bish'r SK, (Louis Nicolas,) an eminent French grammarian and lexicographer, bom in Paris in 1802. He was


Page 402

Billerey, bfel'ri' or be'y?-ri', (Claude Nicolas,) a French physician, born about 1667 at Besan90n, where he was professor of


Page 404

Binninger, bin'ning-?r, (Jean Nicolas,) born a Montbelliard in 1628, was physician to the Duke of Wiirtemberg.


Page 434

Bonamy, (Pierre Nicolas,) a French historical writer, born at Louvres in 1694, died in 1770.


Page 461

Bouillet, (Marie Nicolas,) a French lexicographer, became inspector of the University of Paris, where he was


Page 461

Boui Uy, boo'ye', (Jean Nicolas,) a French dramatist and miscellaneous writer, born in the department of Indre-et-Loire in


Page 469

Boyer, (Jean Baptiste Nicolas,) a French physician, born at Marseilles in 1693, was conspicuous for his skill


Page 504

Neuville, bii'tsh' deh li nuh'vil', (Jean Nicolas,) a French geographer, a relation of the preceding^ born at Neuville-en-Pont in 1741,


Page 530

Buzot, bii'zo', (Franqois Leonard Nicolas,) an eminent French Girondist, born at Evreux in 1760, was an advocate before


Page 533

Cabat, k S'bt', (Louis Nicolas,) a skilful French landscape-painter, born in Paris in 1812. He produced in 1840


Page 613

C^x6, si'ri', (Jean Nicolas,) a meritorious French naturalist bom in the He de France in 1737, finished


Page 622

Chamfort, shft N'fo R', (S6bastikn Roch Nicolas,) a successful and satirical French author, born near Clermont in Auvergne in 1741,


Page 627

Fran^ais." Chantreau, sht N't Ko', (Pierre Nicolas,) a French littirateur, born in Paris in 1741. Besides other works, he published


Page 672

Nzh', or Cl^mangis, kli'm SN'zhiss', (Mathieu Nicolas,) a French theologian, was born at Clamenges, near Chalons, about 1360. He was


Page 694

Cochin, ko'shi N', (Charles Nicolas,) a skilful French artist, born in Paris in 1688. He engraved with .


Page 695

Cochin, (Charles Nicolas,) an eminent French designer and engraver, born in Paris in 1715, was the


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died in 1690. His brother, Jacques Nicolas, born in Paris in 1654, became Archbishop of Rouen. He was admitted into


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ko'mins or ko'm Sx', (Jean Baptiste Nicolas,) a Belgian writer, born at Brussels in 1813. He edited the Journal of


Page 740

Corvisart-Desmarets, kor've'zl R' d^'mt'r^', (Jean Nicolas,) an eminent French physician, born in Champagne in 1755. Having attended the lectures


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from his sons Antoine and Noel Nicolas, he wa* sometimes called Coypel le Poussin." Died in 1707.


Page 759

Nouvelle Biographie G^n^rale." Crevaux, kreh-v6', (Jules Nicolas,) a French traveller, born at Lorquin, in Lorraine, April i, 1847. He entered


Page 803

Davout, pronounced alike u S'voo', (Louis Nicolas,) Duke of Auerstadt and Prince of Eckmiihl, an able and successful French marshal,


Page 810

Delahaye, d'li'hi', (Guillaume Nicolas,) a French map-engraver, born in Paris in 1725, engraved all the works of


Page 813

M^moires," " Biographie Universelle." Delisle, (Joseph Nicolas,) an eminent French astronomer, born in Paris in 1688, was the son of


Page 817

D^meunier, di'muh'ne-i', or Desmevmier, d^'muh'ne-4', (Jean NICOLAS^Jan able French writer, born at Nozeroy in 1 75 1. He was secretary


Page 829

Desmolets, di'mo'l^', (Pierre Nicolas,) a learned French compiler, born in Paris in 1678, became a priest of


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His son, Antoine Nicolas, published " Lives of Architects and Sculptors," (1787,) which is said to be


Page 877

Lbiong, " Bibliothique Historique." Duchesne, (Antoine Nicolas,) a learned French naturalist, born at Versailles in 1747, wrote a " Manual


Page 878

Ducloz-Dufresnoy, dii'klo' dii'f R^'nwi', (Charles Nicolas,) a French financier, born at Montcornet in 1734, He was elected alternate deputy


Page 974

Fabvier, fi've-i', (Charles Nicolas,) Baron, a French general, 60rn at Pont-i-Mousson in 1782. He served 'with distinction


Page 1,067

CT'aphie G^n^rale." Fririon, f Re're'6N', (Francois Nicolas,) Baron, a French general, born in Lorraine in 1766. He distinguished himself in


Page 1,090

Oannal, g S'n Sl', (Jean Nicolas,) a French chemist and inventor, born at Sarre-Louis in 1 791. He became


Page 1,113

Gendrin, zh SN'dki N', (Auguste Nicolas,) a French physician, born at Chateaudun in 1796. He received the Montyon prize


Page 1,122

Italiani illustri." Gerdy, zh SR'de', (Pierre Nicolas,) a French physician and sur.geon, born at Loches (Aube) in 1797.


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Gosse, (Louis FRANgois Nicolas,) a French historical painter, born in Paris in 1787. Among his works


Page 1,213

Guyot, (Joseph Nicolas,) a French jurist, born in Lorraine in 1728, published, besides other works, a


Page 1,254

See Sir N. Harris Nicolas, " Life and Times of Sir Christophei Hatton," 1847, Lord Campbell, Lives of


Page 1,277

hh-n'it'i>^' d?h pfi N'si', (Pierre Paul Nicolas,) a learned French judge and jurist, born near Ligny, in Lorraine, in 1742.


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des Graveurs." Houchard, oo'sh SR',* (Jean Nicolas,) a French general, born at Forbach in 1740. He served in the army


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Huel, hv!h.', (Joseph Nicolas,) a French philosopher, born at Mattaincourt in 1690 , died in 1769.


Page 1,356

Huyot, /^ii'yo', (Jean Nicolas,) a French architect, born in Paris in 1780. He passed several years in


Page 1,383

Jaley, zh S'li', (Jean Louis Nicolas,) a skilful French statuary, born in Paris in 1802. Among his works aro


Page 1,517

Laugier, (Jean Nicolas,) a French engraver, born at Toulon in 1785, worked in Paris. Among his


Page 1,526

Lecat, leh'kt', (Claude Nicolas,) an eminent French surgeon, born in Picardy in 1700. He settled about 1733


Page 1,529

Ledoux, leh-doo', (Claude Nicolas,) a French architect, born at Dormans in 1736. The most remarkable monuments of


Page 1,543

Bio-p Tijihie G^n^rale." Lenourry, leh-noo're', (Denis Nicolas,) a learned French monk, born at Dieppe in 1647. He devoted many years


Page 1,678

O UGH Marjolin, m91 'zho'lis', (Jean Nicolas,) a French writer and surgeon, born in 1780, died in 1850.


Page 1,681

Freher, (Marquard.) Marquet, m SR'ki', (Francois Nicolas,) a French botanist, and physician to Leopold, Duke of Lorraine, was born at


Page 1,701

Maultrot, mo't Ro', (Gabriel Nicolas,) a French jurist, born in Paris in 1714, published numerous treatises on canon


Page 1,766

Monmerqu^, mi N'mg R'ki', (Louis Jean Nicolas,) a French litterateur, born in Paris in 1780. He wrote many articles for


Page 1,782

Moreau, (Jacob Nicolas,) a French writer, born at Saint-Phirentin in 1717, was appointed historiographer of France


Page 1,795

Mouchet, moo'shi', (Francois Nicolas,) a skilful French painter of history and portraits, was born in Franche-Con116 in


Page 1,838

Nicollet, ne'ko'l J', (Joseph Nicolas,) a French astronomer and explorer, born in Savoy in 1786, or, as some


Page 1,838

ne'ko-lee'nce, the assumed name of Ernest Nicolas, a French vocalist, horn at Tours in 1834.


Page 1,843

Nivelle, ne'v SK, (Gabriel Nicolas,) a French Tansenist, born in 1687, was the author of " The Cry


Page 1,845

Noel, no'g K, (Alexis Nicolas,) a French landscapepainter and designer, born near Paris in 1792, was a pupil


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Normand, no R'mfl N', (Alfred Nicolas,) a French architect, born in Paris in 1822. He obtained a medal of


Page 1,874

Biographie G^n^rale." Ordinaire, or'de'ni R', (Claude Nicolas,) a French naturalist, born at Salins in 1736, published a Natural History of


Page 1,882

Osselin, os'I^n', (Charles Nicolas,) a French Jacobin and lawyer, born in Paris in 1754. He became in


Page 1,891

Pace, (Richard.) Pache, p Ssh, (Jean Nicolas,) a French revolutionist, born in Paris in 1746. He was controller of the


Page 1,895

pt'yo' deh md N'tt'bai R', (Jean Nicolas,) a French painter, born at Troyes in 1771. He wrote a " Complete


Page 1,966

Pia, pe't', (Philippe Nicolas,) a French chemist, born in Paris in 1721. He introduced reforms in public


Page 1,971

Nouvelle Biographie G^n^rale." Pigeau, pe'zho', (Eustache Nicolas,) a French ,, 9 as j, I hard, g as/, G, H, K,gvttural,


Page 1,972

degli Italian! illustri." Pigoreau, pe'go'ro', (Alexandre Nicolas,) born in Paris in 1765, published a " Dictionnaire des Romanciers," or a


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ktt R'mai R' Rw J'se', (Jean Nicolas,) a French writer of biography and tales, born in Paris in 1754, was


Page 2,043

Rambaud, (Alfred Nicolas,) a French historian, born at Besangon in 1842. He became minister of public


Page 2,047

Rapetti, r J-pet'tee, (Louis Nicolas,) a distinguished jurist and biographer, born at Bergamo in 1812. He wrote for


Page 2,047

Ransonnette, r5N'so'n§t', (Charles Nicolas,) a French engraver, born in Paris in 1797. He engraved plates for several


Page 2,053

Razout, rt'zoo', (Jean Nicolas,) a French general, born at Paris in 1772. He distinguished himself as general


Page 2,084

See Sir N. Harris Nicolas, " Life and Letters of J. Ritson,"


Page 2,087

Robert-Fleury, ro'bai R' fluh're', (Joseph Nicolas,) a popular French historical painter, was born at Cologne in 1797. He was


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"great service to science." Rolle, (Pierre Nicolas,) a French writer, born at Chitillon-sur-Seine in 1770, was author of " Researches


Page 2,299

Tardieii, (Jacques Nicolas,) a son of Nicolas Henri, noticed below, was born in Paris in 1716,


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an artist, a son of Jacques Nicolas, noticed above, was bom in Paris in 1765. He studied painting under Regnault,


Page 2,393

Vaudrey, vo'd Ri', (Claude Nicolas,) a French general, born at Dijon in i"784. He was a colonel in


Page 2,394

Vauquelin, (Louis Nicolas,) an eminent French chemist, born near Font-l'Eveque (Calvados) in May,