Bienville

play
biographical name Bien·ville \ bē-ˈen-ˌvil , -vəl ; byaⁿ-ˈvēl \

Definition of Bienville

Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, sieur de 1680–1768 French colonial governor of Louisiana

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Bienville? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

alert quickness of mind or body

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!