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Barents, Willem Syllabification: Bar·ents, Willem
Pronunciation: /ˈbarənts/ /ˈbär-/

Definition of Barents, Willem in English:

(Died 1597), Dutch explorer. The leader of several expeditions in search of the Northeast Passage to Asia, Barents discovered Spitsbergen and reached Novaya Zemlya.
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