Definition of Ellesmere Island in English:

Ellesmere Island

Line breaks: Elles|mere Is¦land
Pronunciation: /ˈɛlzmɪə
 
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  • The northernmost island of the Canadian Arctic.

Origin

named after the British statesman Francis Egerton, Earl of Ellesmere (1800–57).

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