Chavez

[ chah-vez or, for 2, shah-, shuh-vez; Spanish chah-ves ]
/ ˈtʃɑ vɛz or, for 2, ˈʃɑ-, ʃəˈvɛz; Spanish ˈtʃɑ vɛs /

noun

Car·los [kahr-lohs; Spanish kahr-laws], /ˈkɑr loʊs; Spanish ˈkɑr lɔs/, 1899–1978, Mexican composer and conductor.
Ce·sar (Es·tra·da) [see-zer e-strah-duh; Spanish se-sahr es-trah-thah], /ˈsi zər ɛˈstrɑ də; Spanish ˈsɛ sɑr ɛsˈtrɑ ðɑ/, 1927–93, U.S. labor leader: organizer of migrant farmworkers.

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