Marquise de Maintenon


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Noun1.Marquise de Maintenon - French consort of Louis XIV who secretly married the king after the death of his first wife (1635-1719)Marquise de Maintenon - French consort of Louis XIV who secretly married the king after the death of his first wife (1635-1719)
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King Louis XIV (1638-1715), aka the Sun King, has secretly wed his mistress, the Marquise de Maintenon; rid himself of the Man in the Iron Mask, his real father (or so this BBC version of history has it) and kicked out all the French Protestants after revoking the Edict of Nantes.
A Jean Racine B Catherine de' Medici C Jacques Benigne Bossuet D Francoise Marquise de Maintenon
Chandernagor, Francoise L'Allee du Roi: Souvenirs de Francoise d'Aubigne, marquise de Maintenon, epouse du Roi de France.