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The new pocket dictionary of the French and English languages; containing all words of general use, and authorized by the best writers. As also distinguishing the several parts of speech, with the gender of nouns in the French language. To which are added, the accents of the English words, and an alphabetical list of the most common Christian names, with their significations from the original languages. Carefully compiled from the most approved dictionaries, French and English, particularly from that of the Royal Academy at Paris. By Thomas Nugent, LL.D. The sixth edition, carefully revised and corrected; to which with the former additions, are added in the dictionary, some thousand words; besides a very large addition of names and places, &c. a list of naval and military terms, in French and English, for the use of officers, By J.S. Charrier, and now a table of all the participles of the irregular English verbs.

Nugent, Thomas, 1700?-1772.
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New pocket dictionary of the French and English languages


Lions : printed for Bruyset Brethern, M.DCC.LXXXVIII. [1788]

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2v. ; obl.12⁰.

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ESTC T230487
Alston, XII, 719



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