\ˈe͡ɪmdiː ɹˈuː], \ˈeɪmdiː ɹˈuː], \ˈeɪ_m_d_iː ɹ_ˈuː]\
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A French litterateur; born at Billom, May 9, 1828. Besides a number of translations and the editing of the works of Voiture and letters of Count d'Avaux, he has published: "A Misanthrope at the Court of Louis XIV.: Montausier" (1860); "History of Italian Literature under the Regime of Unification" (1869-83); and "Bird's-Eye View of Three Literatures" (1873).
By Charles Dudley Warner
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- Regular instituted 1120, St. Norbert (whence Norbertines), at Premonstratum [L. , pointed out, it was said, by the Virgin], in Picardy. They were also called White Canons, from colour of their dress.