Definition of Sirleaf, Ellen Johnson in English:

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Sirleaf, Ellen Johnson

Pronunciation: /ˈsərlēf/

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(1938-), president of Liberia since 2006. She was the first woman to be elected head of state in an African nation. Nobel Peace Prize (2011), shared with activists Leymah Gbowee (1972-) of Liberia and Tawakel Karman (1979-) of Yemen.

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Syllabification: Sir·leaf, Ellen Johnson

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