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Garvey, Marcus

Pronunciation: /ˈɡärvē/
(1887–1940), Jamaican political activist and black nationalist leader; full name Marcus Mosiah Garvey. He advocated the establishment of an African homeland for black Americans. His thinking was later an important influence on Rastafarianism.

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Syllabification: Gar·vey, Marcus

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