Huysmans

biographical name (1)
Huys·​mans | \ wē-ˈsmäⁿs How to pronounce Huysmans (audio) \

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Camille 1871–1968 Belgian politician

Huysmans

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Definition of Huysmans (Entry 2 of 2)

Joris-Karl 1848–1907 originally Georges-Charles French novelist

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