Elyot

[ el-ee-uh t, el-yuh t ]
/ ˈɛl i ət, ˈɛl yət /

noun

Sir Thomas,c1490–1546, English scholar and diplomat.

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Elyot
/ (ˈɛlɪət) /

noun

Sir Thomas. ?1490–1546, English scholar and diplomat; author of The Boke named the Governour (1531), a treatise in English on education
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