- Jean [zhahn] /ʒɑ̃/, c1780–c1825, French privateer in the Americas.
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When he got closer to the scene, bystanders told him Lafitte was armed.Dr. Richard Carmona Faces a Tough Race as the Democratic Candidate for Senate in Arizona
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You, Lafitte, as soon as we get aboard, are to run and close the hatch of the engine-room.
And I quieted Lafitte also, who was war-like at the very sound of the word pearl.
Lafitte, ever resourceful and ever busy, was out with Willy after more oysters.
So one day he came to me and told me a story of a treasure of a descendant of Lafitte.
But Lafitte was a general not to be outdone by such a show of force.Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea
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