[ duh wit ]
/ də ˈwɪt /
Jan [yahn] /yɑn/,1625–72, Dutch statesman.
a male given name: from the Flemish family name meaning “white.”
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British Dictionary definitions for de witt
/ (də ˈwɪt) /
Johan. 1625–72, Dutch statesman; chief minister of the United Provinces of the Netherlands (1653–72)
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