Gronte

Gron´te


imp.1.obs. imp. of Groan.
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He is the second son of King Gronte, Ruler of Hemlon.
In Act ii Scene 7 of Les Fourberies itself, there is the famous 'galere' scene, in which Scapin spins an elaborate fiction to Gronte about his son having been captured for ransom on a Turkish galley.