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The new pocket dictionary of the French and English languages; containaing 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, genders of the French nouns, and an alphabetical list of the most common Christian names, with their signification from the original languages they derive from. Carefully compilled from the most approved dictionaries, French and English, particularly from that of the Royal Academy at Paris. By Thomas Nugent, LL. D. The eighth edition, carefully revised and corrected; according to the last London edition. To which with the former additions, are added in this 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 a table of all the participles of the irregular English verbs.

Nugent, Thomas, 1700?-1772.
M.DCC.XCVII. [1797]
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New pocket dictionary of the French and English languages


Paris : printed for Bossange, Masson and Besson, M.DCC.XCVII. [1797]

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2v. ; obl.12⁰.

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Alston XII, 725
ESTC N41990


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