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Pepys, Samuel

Syllabification: Pepys, Samuel
Pronunciation: /pēps
 
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Definition of Pepys, Samuel in English:

( 1633–1703), English diarist and naval administrator. He is particularly remembered for his Diary (1660–69), which describes events such as the Great Plague and the Fire of London.

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Word of the day prepotent
Pronunciation: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence