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Groot

[Dutch khroht; English groht] /Dutch xroʊt; English groʊt/
noun
1.
Huig
[Dutch hoikh] /Dutch hɔɪx/ (Show IPA),
de
[duh] /də/ (Show IPA),
or van
[vahn] /vɑn/ (Show IPA),
Grotius, Hugo.
2.
Gerhard, Groote, Gerhard.

Grotius

[groh-shee-uh s] /ˈgroʊ ʃi əs/
noun
1.
Hugo (Huig De Groot) 1583–1645, Dutch jurist and statesman.
Related forms
Grotian
[groh-shuh n, -shee-uh n] /ˈgroʊ ʃən, -ʃi ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective
Grotianism, noun

de Groot

[duh khroht] /də ˈxroʊt/
noun
1.
Huig
[hœikh] /hœɪx/ (Show IPA),
Grotius, Hugo.
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Grotius

/ˈɡrəʊtɪəs/
noun
1.
Hugo, original name Huig de Groot. 1583–1645, Dutch jurist and statesman, whose De Jure Belli ac Pacis (1625) is regarded as the foundation of modern international law
Derived Forms
Grotian, adjective
Grotianism, noun
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