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Joliet

[joh-lee-et; for 1 also French zhaw-lye] /ˌdʒoʊ liˈɛt; for 1 also French ʒɔˈlyɛ/
noun
1.
Louis
[lwee] /lwi/ (Show IPA),
1645–1700, French explorer of the Mississippi, born in Canada.
2.
a city in NE Illinois.

Jolliet

or Joliet

[joh-lee-et, joh-lee-et; French zhaw-lyey] /ˌdʒoʊ liˈɛt, ˈdʒoʊ liˌɛt; French ʒɔˈlyeɪ/
noun
1.
Louis [loo-ee;; French lwee] /ˈlu i;; French lwi/ (Show IPA), 1645–1700, French-Canadian explorer, born in Quebec.
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Jolliet

/French ʒɔljɛ/
noun
1.
Louis. 1645–1700, French-Canadian explorer, with Jaques Marquette, of the Mississippi river
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