Definition of Blackbeard in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈblakbird/

Entry from US English dictionary

(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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Syllabification: Black·beard

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