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Barbour, John

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːbə
 
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Definition of Barbour, John in English:

( Circa 1320–95), Scottish poet and prelate. The only poem ascribed to him with certainty is The Bruce, a verse chronicle relating the deeds of Robert the Bruce.

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