Pronunciation: (ab'u-lärd"; Fr. a-bā-lar'), [key]
Pierre Pronunciation: (pē-âr'; Fr. pyer), [key] (Peter Abelard), 1079–1142, French scholastic philosopher, teacher, and theologian. His love affair with Heloïse is one of the famous romances in history. Also,Abailard.
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