Definition of Gemayel, Pierre in English:

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Gemayel, Pierre

Pronunciation: /jəˈmīəl/
(1905–84), Lebanese political leader. A Maronite Christian, he founded the right-wing Phalange Party in 1936 and served as a member of parliament 1960–84. His youngest son, Bashir (1947–82), was assassinated while president-elect; his eldest son, Amin (1942-), served as president 1982–88.

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Syllabification: Ge·may·el, Pierre

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