jacques cartier

Cartier

[kahr-tee-ey; French kar-tyey]
noun
1.
Sir George Étienne [zhawrzh ey-tyen] , 1814–73, Canadian political leader: prime minister 1857–62, defense minister 1867–73.
2.
Jacques [zhahk] , 1491–1557, French navigator and explorer of Canada: discovered the St. Lawrence River.
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Cartier (French kartje)
 
n
Jacques (ʒɑk). 1491--1557, French navigator and explorer in Canada, who discovered the St Lawrence River (1535)

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