Definition of Jervis, John in English:

Jervis, John

Line breaks: John Jer¦vis
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɑːvɪs
 
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Earl St Vincent ( 1735–1823), British admiral. In 1797, as commander of the British fleet, he defeated a Spanish fleet off Cape St Vincent, for which he was created Earl St Vincent.

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