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Jolliet

or Jo·li·et

[ joh-lee-et, joh-lee-et; French zhaw-lyey ]
/ ˌdʒoʊ liˈɛt, ˈdʒoʊ liˌɛt; French ʒɔˈlyeɪ /
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noun
Lou·is [loo-ee; French lwee], /ˈlu i; French lwi/, 1645–1700, French-Canadian explorer, born in Quebec.
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Jolliet
/ (French ʒɔljɛ) /

noun
Louis. 1645–1700, French-Canadian explorer, with Jaques Marquette, of the Mississippi river
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