Bois-le-Duc


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Bois-le-Duc

(bwa lə dyk)
n
(Placename) the French name for 's Hertogenbosch
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Synopsis: Jheronimus van Aken (1450 - 1516) was born and lived in the Dutch city of 's-Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc) in North Brabant; in signing himself "Jheronimus Bosch" he linked his fame to his native city.