eamon de valera

De Valera

[dev-uh-lair-uh, -leer-uh]
noun
Eamon [ey-muhn] , 1882–1975, Irish political leader and statesman, born in the U.S.: prime minister of the Republic of Ireland 1932–48, 1951–54, 1957–59; president 1959–73.
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Valera

[vuh-lair-uh, -leer-uh; for 1 also Irish vah-ley-rah; for 2 also Spanish bah-le-rah]
noun
1.
Eamon De [ey-muhn de] , De Valera.
2.
a city in W Venezuela.
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de Valera (də vəˈlɛərə, -ˈlɪə-)
 
n
Eamon (ˈeɪmən). 1882--1975, Irish statesman; president of Sinn Féin (1917--26) and of the Dáil (1918--22); formed the Fianna Fáil party (1927); prime minister (1937--48; 1951--54; 1957--59) and president (1959--73) of the Irish Republic

Valera (vəˈlɛərə, -ˈlɪərə)
 
n
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