Pepys

[ peeps, peps, pee-pis, pep-is ]
/ pips, pɛps, ˈpi pɪs, ˈpɛp ɪs /

noun

Samuel, 1633–1703, English diarist and naval official.

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OTHER WORDS FROM Pepys

Pepys·i·an [peep-see-uhn, pep-], /ˈpip si ən, ˈpɛp-/, adjective
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Pepys
/ (piːps) /

noun

Samuel. 1633–1703, English diarist and naval administrator. His diary, which covers the period 1660–69, is a vivid account of London life through such disasters as the Great Plague, the Fire of London, and the intrusion of the Dutch fleet up the Thames
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