Definition of Raleigh, Sir Walter in English:

Raleigh, Sir Walter

Syllabification: Ra·leigh, Sir Walter
Pronunciation: /
(also Ralegh)
  • (Circa 1552–1618), English explorer, courtier, and writer. A favorite of Elizabeth I, he organized several voyages of exploration and colonization to the Americas and introduced potato and tobacco plants to England.

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