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Chris·tophe

 (krē-stôf′), Henri 1767-1820.
King of Haiti (1811-1820) who before proclaiming himself monarch had been instrumental in the liberation of Haiti from France (1804).
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Christophe

(French kristɔf)
n
(Biography) Henri (ɑ̃ri). 1767–1820, Haitian revolutionary leader; king of Haiti (1811–20)
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Chris•tophe

(kriˈstɔf)

n.
Hen•ri, ( “Henri I” ), 1767–1820, Haitian revolutionary general: king 1811–20.
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This amusement lasted from the Barriere des Sergens to the place of Notre Dame, and Friquet found in it very real enjoyment; but when at last the regiment separated, penetrated the heart of the city and placed itself at the extremity of the Rue Saint Christophe, near the Rue Cocatrix, in which Broussel lived, then Friquet remembered that he had not had breakfast; and after thinking in which direction he had better turn his steps in order to accomplish this important act of the day, he reflected deeply and decided that Councillor Broussel should bear the cost of this repast.
Just as the court was settling down in the cathedral, a carriage, bearing the arms of Comminges, quitted the line of the court carriages and proceeded slowly to the end of the Rue Saint Christophe, now entirely deserted.
Comminges immediately left the church and entered the Rue Saint Christophe. Friquet, seeing this fine officer thus walk away, followed by two guards, amused himself by pursuing them and did this so much the more gladly as the ceremony ended at that instant and the king remounted his carriage.
The experiences and skills of Jean Christophe Quemard and Samir Cherfan respond perfectly to this double ambition in their respective missions"
RBC CAPITAL MARKETS Christophe Coutte will join RBC Capital Markets in a newly created role as head of macro trading Europe.
Christophe Levet, a professional photographer, spent a week exploring the country and saw varied landscapes that set Oman apart from the other countries in the region, and admitted that the time he spent here was too short, as he took pictures for his exhibition titled Atelier du jour (Workshop of the day).
Francine Christophe recalls that the deportees are allowed
For Jacques Christophe Branellec, who has joined his father Jacques Branellec in running the proudly local and globally successful luxury brand Jewelmer, it's all about learning how to work with the currents.
Icebreaker Christophe de Margerie, carrying liquefied gas from Russia, has landed tonight in the port of the British island of Grane, reports investor.bg, referring to TASS.
Jean Christophe Novelli was the star chef at the event and was very popular with the crowd which descended on Brangwyn Hall yesterday.

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