Stuyvesant

Stuyvesant

[stahy-vuh-suhnt]
noun
Peter, 1592–1672, Dutch colonial administrator in the Americas: last governor of New Netherlands 1646–64.
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Stuyvesant (ˈstaɪvɪsənt)
 
n
Peter. ?1610--72, Dutch colonial administrator of New Netherland (later New York) (1646--64)

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