Definition of Allen, Ethan in English:

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Allen, Ethan

Pronunciation: /ˈalən/
(1738–89), American soldier. He fought the British in the American Revolution and led the Green Mountain Boys in their campaign to gain independence for the state of Vermont. He died two years before Vermont achieved statehood.

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Syllabification: Al·len, Ethan

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