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Leif Ericson

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Ericson

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[er-ik-suh n] /ˈɛr ɪk sən/
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Leif
[leef;; Icelandic leyv] /lif;; Icelandic leɪv/ (Show IPA),
flourished a.d. c1000, Norse mariner: according to Icelandic saga, discoverer of Vinland (son of Eric the Red).
Old Norse Eirikson.
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Leif Ericson

/ˈliːf ˈɛrɪksən/
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Ericson

/ˈɛrɪksən/
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Leif (liːf). 10th–11th centuries ad, Norse navigator, who discovered Vinland (?1000), variously identified as the coast of New England, Labrador, or Newfoundland; son of Eric the Red
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