Cartier

[ kahr-tee-ey; French kar-tyey ]
/ ˈkɑr tiˌeɪ; French karˈtyeɪ /

noun

Sir George É·tienne [zhawrzh ey-tyen], /ʒɔrʒ eɪˈtyɛn/, 1814–73, Canadian political leader: prime minister 1857–62, defense minister 1867–73.
Jacques [zhahk], /ʒɑk/, 1491–1557, French navigator and explorer of Canada: discovered the St. Lawrence River.

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Cartier
/ (French kartje) /

noun

Jacques (ʒɑk). 1491–1557, French navigator and explorer in Canada, who discovered the St Lawrence River (1535)
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