Definition of Corneille, Pierre in English:

Corneille, Pierre

Line breaks: Pierre Cor|neille
Pronunciation: /kɔːˈneɪ
 
, kɔʀnɛj/
( 1606–84), French dramatist, generally regarded as the founder of classical French tragedy. Notable plays: Le Cid (1637), Cinna (1641), and Polyeucte (1643).

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Pronunciation: əbˈdʒʊə
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solemnly renounce (a belief, cause, or claim)