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Nantes, Edict of Syllabification: Nantes, E·dict of

Definition of Nantes, Edict of in English:

An edict of 1598 signed by Henry IV of France granting toleration to Protestants and ending the French Wars of Religion. It was revoked by Louis XIV in 1685.

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Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly