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Bellingshausen

[bel-ingz-hou-zuh n]
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  1. Fa·bi·an Gott·lieb von [fey-bee-uh n-got-leeb von] /ˈfeɪ bi ənˈgɒt lib vɒn/, Faddey Faddeyevich Bellingshauzen, 1778–1852, Russian naval officer and explorer.
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  • We were the first discoverers of these Islands, and gave them the name of our meritorious navigator, Bellingshausen.

    A New Voyage Round the World in the Years 1823, 24, 25, and 26. Vol. 1

    Otto von Kotzebue