What is jean?

  • (noun): A coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric.
    Synonyms: denim, dungaree
    See also — Additional definitions below

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Ottawa—Vanier - History - Members of Parliament
... Pinard Liberal 19th 1940–1945 20th 1945–1949 Jean-Thomas Richard Liberal 21st 1949–1953 22nd 1953–1957 23rd 1957–1958 24th 1958–1962 25th 1962–1963 26th 1963–1965 ...
Jean Negulesco
... Jean Negulesco (born Jean Negulescu 26 February 1900 – 18 July 1993) was a Romanian American film director and screenwriter ...
Jean-Pierre Léaud - Early Life
... Jean Domarchi, a critic at Cahiers du cinéma, had earlier recommended the son of an assistant scriptwriter, Pierre Léaud, and the actress Jacqueline Pierreux ... fourteen-year-old adolescent, who had already appeared the previous year with Jean Marais in Georges Lampin's La Tour prends garde! He recognized traits they both shared, "for ... Jean-Pierre, on the contrary, seeks to hurt, shock and wants it to be known...Why? Because he's unruly, while I was sly ...
As Time Goes By (TV series) - Plot
... Second Lieutenant Lionel Hardcastle (Geoffrey Palmer) and Middlesex Hospital Nurse Jean Pargetter (Judi Dench) met in the summer of 1953 or 1954 (depending on the episode) and fell in love ... Jean didn't receive his letter from Korea, and so each assumed the other had lost interest ... During this time, Jean married and had one child, Judith ...
Académie Française - Current Members
11 June 2012) 3 Jean-Denis Bredin 4 ... Jean-Luc Marion 5 ... Assia Djebar 6 ... Marc Fumaroli 7 ... Jules Hoffmann 8 ... Michel Déon 9 ... Alain Decaux 10 ... Florence Delay 11 ... Gabriel de Broglie. 24 ... Max Gallo 25 ... Dominique Fernandez 26 ... Jean-Marie Rouart 27 ... Pierre Nora 28 ... Jean-Christophe Rufin 29 ... Amin Maalouf 2011 30. 36 ... Philippe Beaussant 37 ... René Girard 38 ... François Jacob 39 ... Jean Clair 40 ... vacant (Pierre-Jean Rémy d ...

More definitions of "jean":

  • (noun): (usually plural) close-fitting pants of heavy denim for casual wear.
    Synonyms: blue jean, denim

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