Amundsen

[ ah-muh nd-suh n; Norwegian ah-moo n-suh n ]
/ ˈɑ mənd sən; Norwegian ˈɑ mʊn sən /

noun

Ro·ald [roh-ahl] /ˈroʊ ɑl/,1872–1928, Norwegian explorer: discovered the South Pole in 1911.

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Amundsen
/ (Norwegian ˈaːmunsən) /

noun

Roald (ˈrɔald). 1872–1928, Norwegian explorer and navigator, who was the first man to reach the South Pole (1911)
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