Definition of Richelieu, Duc de in English:

Richelieu, Duc de

Syllabification: Rich·e·lieu, Duc de
Pronunciation: /ˈriSHəlˌ(y)o͞o
 
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  • (1585–1642), French cardinal and statesman; born Armand Jean du Plessis; known as Cardinal Richelieu. He was chief minister to Louis XIII 1624–42 and established the Académie française in 1635.

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