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Gilbert, Sir Humphrey Syllabification: Gil·bert, Sir Humphrey
Pronunciation: /ˈɡilbərt/

Definition of Gilbert, Sir Humphrey in English:

( Circa 1539–83), English explorer. He claimed Newfoundland for Elizabeth I in 1583.

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