pere marquette

Marquette

[mahr-ket; for 1 also French mar-ket]
noun
1.
Jacques [zhahk] , ("Père Marquette") 1637–75, French Jesuit missionary and explorer in America.
2.
a city in N Michigan, on Lake Superior.
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Marquette (mɑːˈkɛt)
 
n
Jacques (ʒak), known as Père Marquette. 1637-- 75, French Jesuit missionary and explorer, with Louis Jolliet, of the Mississippi river

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