[ Dutch khroh-tuh; English groht ]
/ Dutch ˈxroʊ tə; English groʊt /
Ger·hard [Dutch khey-rahrt; English gair-hahrt] /Dutch ˈxeɪ rɑrt; English ˈgɛər hɑrt/, Gerardus Magnus, 1340–84, Dutch religious reformer, educator, and author: founder of the order of Brethren of the Common Life.
Also Groot, Groete [Dutch khroo-tuh; English groht] /Dutch ˈxru tə; English groʊt/.
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