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Leander

Line breaks: Le|an¦der
Pronunciation: /lɪˈandə
 
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Definition of Leander in English:

1 Greek Mythology A young man, the lover of the priestess Hero. He was drowned swimming across the Hellespont to visit her.
2 (also Leander Club) The oldest amateur rowing club in the world, founded early in the 19th century, now based in Henley-on-Thames. Membership is a mark of distinction in the rowing world.

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