Meaning of La Fontaine, Jean de in English:

La Fontaine, Jean de

Pronunciation /ˌla fɒnˈtɛn/ /ˌla fɒnˈteɪn/ /la fɔ̃tɛn/

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proper noun

  • (1621–95), French poet. He is chiefly remembered for his Fables (1668–94), drawn from oriental, classical, and contemporary sources.