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Marie de Médicis

Line breaks: Marie de Mé|di|cis
Pronunciation: /məˌriː də ˌmeɪdɪˈsiːs
 
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  • (1573–1642), queen of France; Italian name Maria de' Medici. The second wife of Henry IV of France, she ruled as regent during the minority of her son Louis XIII (1610–17) and retained her influence after her son came to power.

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