La Fayette

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Noun1.La Fayette - French soldier who served under George Washington in the American Revolution (1757-1834)La Fayette - French soldier who served under George Washington in the American Revolution (1757-1834)
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After the example of his illustrious fellow-countryman, the Marquis de la Fayette, the government had decreed to him the title of "Citizen of the United States of America."
More so than history, "Lafayette: Courtier to Crown Fugitive, 1757 to 1777" delves into the mystery of how the character of Marquis de La Fayette rose to the occasion in his desire to fight for the underdog rebels in far-away America.
The Nigerian central bank has offered a microfinance banking license to La Fayette Microfinance Bank.
Frederick the Great of Prussia or (as I have argued) a combination of George Washington and the Marquis de La Fayette? What all of us have agreed on is that the phrase "man of system" was intended as a pejorative.
"One was George Kull, who was in the La Fayette Escadrille flight group in France because apparently the U.S.
He was named head chef at the Parisian Hotel Concorde La Fayette at the age of 29 and went on to open acclaimed restaurants in more than three continents during the 1980s and 90s.
This is the third successful raid conducted by La Fayette that supports Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 - a multinational naval force that ensures maritime security against terrorists and related illegal activities in the region.
Among the participating retailers and brands are Aldo, Al Jaber Optical, Bossini, Carpisa, Crate & Barrel, Charles & Keith, Desigual, Ecco, Galeries La Fayette, Giordano, Guess, Jimmy Choo, Harvey Nichols, Bloomingdale's, Kurt Geiger, La Fayette, GAP, Nine West, Okaidi, COACH, Porsche Design, Rivoli, Roberto Cavalli, Shoe Mart, Steve Madden, Think Kitchen, and hundreds more.
Dwi rioed wedi darllen 'La Princesse de Montpensier' gan Madame de la Fayette ( 1634-1693) ond mae gen i awydd rwan - os dim ond i weld sut oedd meddwl merch yn gweithio yn y dyddiau hynny.
"The La Fayette class frigate, which entered the Black Sea the previous day, is currently moving to the west.
Paris from PS170pp: This three-night break at the stylish three-star Appia La Fayette Hotel, room only, includes flights from Southend on October 21.