Talleyrand-Périgord

Related to Talleyrand-Périgord: Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord

Tal·ley·rand-Pé·ri·gord

 (tăl′ē-rănd′pĕr′ĭ-gôr′, tä-lĕ-räN-pā-rē-gôr′), Charles Maurice de 1754-1838.
French politician and diplomat known for his capacity to survive political change. He held a variety of public offices during the French Revolution, Napoleon I's reign, the Bourbon restoration, and the reign of Louis Philippe.

Talleyrand-Périgord

(ˈtælɪˌrændˈpɛrɪɡɔː; French talɛrɑ̃periɡɔr)
n
(Biography) Charles Maurice (ʃarl mɔris). 1754–1838, French statesman; foreign minister (1797–1807; 1814–15). He secretly negotiated with the Allies against Napoleon I from 1808 and was France's representative at the Congress of Vienna (1815)

Tal•ley•rand-Pé•ri•gord

(ˈtæl əˌrændˈpɛr ɪˌgɔr)

n.
Charles Maurice de, Prince de Bénévent, 1754–1838, French statesman.