Definition of Crockett, Davy in English:

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Crockett, Davy

Pronunciation: /ˈkräkit/
(1786–1836), US frontiersman, soldier, and politician; full name David Crockett. While a member of the House of Representatives 1827–35, he cultivated the image of a rough backwoods legislator. When he left politics, he returned to the frontier, where he fought for the cause of Texan independence. He was killed at the siege of the Alamo.

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Syllabification: Crock·ett, Davy

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