de Valera
biographical name Eamon 1882-1975 Irish politician; prime minister of Ireland (1937-48; 1951-54; 1957-59); president of Ireland (1959-73)

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  • De Valera — (Eamon) (1882 1975) homme politique irlandais. Chef du gouvernement révolutionnaire (1918), il imposa en 1932 l indépendance de son pays. Presque sans interruption, il fut président du gouv. puis de la République (1959), jusqu à son retrait de la …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • De Valera — De Valera, Eamon …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • De Valera — [dev΄ə ler′ə, dev΄əlir′ə] Eamon [ā′mən] 1882 1975; Ir. statesman, born in U.S.: prime minister of Ireland (1937 48; 1951 54; 1957 59): president (1959 73) …   English World dictionary

  • de Valera — noun Irish statesman (born in the United States); as president of the Irish Free State he was responsible for the new constitution of 1937 that created the state of Eire (1882 1975) • Syn: ↑Eamon de Valera • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon …   Useful english dictionary

  • de Valera — de Valẹra   [də və leərə], Eamon, irischer Politiker, Valera, Eamon de …   Universal-Lexikon

  • De Valera — De Va•le•ra [[t]ˌdɛv əˈlɛər ə, ˈlɪər ə[/t]] n. big Ea•mon [[t]ˈeɪ mən[/t]] 1882–1975, Irish political leader and statesman, born in the U.S.: prime minister of the Republic of Ireland 1932–48, 1951–54, 1957–59; president 1959–73 …   From formal English to slang

  • De Valera — …   Википедия

  • De Valera — /dev euh lair euh, lear euh/ Eamon /ay meuhn/, 1882 1975, Irish political leader and statesman, born in the U.S.: prime minister of the Republic of Ireland 1932 48, 1951 54, 1957 59; president 1959 73. * * * …   Universalium

  • De Valera — /də vəˈlɪərə/ (say duh vuh learruh), / ˈlɛərə/ (say lairruh) noun Eamon /ˈeɪmən/ (say aymuhn), 1882–1975, Irish politician; president of Sinn Fein (1917); formed Fianna Fáil party (1927); prime minister of Ireland 1937–48, 1951–54, 1957–59;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • DE VALERA (E.) — DE VALERA EAMON (1882 1975) Révolutionnaire et homme d’État irlandais. Fils d’un artiste espagnol et d’une Irlandaise, né aux États Unis, professeur de mathématiques, membre de la ligue gaélique, Eamon De Valera prend part au soulèvement de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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