Lafayette, marquis de

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MaA.rie JoA.seph Paul Yves Roch GilA.bert du MoA.tier [ma-ree zhaw-zef pawl eev rawk zheel-ber dy maw-tyey] /maE?ri E?E?E?zE?f pE?l iv rE?k E?ilE?bE?r dA? mE?E?tyeEa/, Marquis de.Also La Fayette.1757a??1834, French soldier, statesman, and liberal leader, who served in the American Revolutionary Army as aide-de-camp to General Washington, and took a leading part in the French revolutions of 1789 and 1830.
a city in S Louisiana.
a city in W Indiana, on the Wabash River.
a town in W California.