Dumas

biographical name Du·mas \ dü-ˈmä , dyü- ; ˈd(y)ü-ˌmä \

Definition of Dumas

Alexandre 1802–1870 Dumas père play \ˈper\ French novelist and dramatist

Dumas

biographical name

Definition of Dumas

Alexandre 1824–1895 Dumas fils play \ˈfēs\ French novelist and dramatist

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