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Blackbeard Syllabification: Black·beard
Pronunciation: /ˈblakbird/

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Definition of Blackbeard in English:

(Died 1718), English pirate; real name Edward Teach. Originally a privateer during the War of the Spanish Succession 1701–14, he turned to piracy and concentrated on the West Indies and the Virginia-North Carolina coast of America.
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