Kosciusko

[ kos-kee-uhs-koh, kos-ee-; for 1 also Polish kawsh-choo sh-kaw ]
/ ˌkɒs kiˈʌs koʊ, ˌkɒs i-; for 1 also Polish kɔʃˈtʃʊʃ kɔ /

noun

ThaddeusTadeusz Andrzej Bonawentura Kościuszko,1746–1817, Polish patriot: general in the American Revolutionary army.
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Kosciusko
/ (ˌkɒsɪˈʌskəʊ) /

noun

Thaddeus, Polish name Tadeusz Kościusko. 1746–1817, Polish general: fought for the colonists in the American War of Independence and led an unsuccessful revolt against the partitioning of Poland (1794)
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