Holyoake

[ hohl-yohk, hoh-lee-ohk ]
/ ˈhoʊl yoʊk, ˈhoʊ liˌoʊk /

noun

Sir Keith Jack·a [jak-uh] /ˈdʒæk ə/,1904–83, New Zealand political leader: prime minister 1957, 1960–72; governor general 1977–80.

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Holyoake
/ (ˈhəʊlɪˌəʊk) /

noun

Sir Keith Jacka (ˈdʒækə). 1904–83, New Zealand politician; prime minister (1957; 1960–72); governor general (1977–80)
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