Pérez de Cuéllar

[ per-ez duh -kwey-yahr; Spanish pe-res the -kwe-yahr ]
/ ˈpɛr ɛz də ˈkweɪ yɑr; Spanish ˈpɛ rɛs ðɛ ˈkwɛ yɑr /

noun

Ja·vier [hah-vyer], /hɑˈvyɛr/, 1920–2020, Peruvian diplomat: secretary-general of the United Nations 1982–91; prime minister of Peru 2000–2001.

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Pérez de Cuéllar
/ (ˈpɛrɛs də ˈkweɪjɑː) /

noun

Javier (ˈhævɪeɪ). born 1920, Peruvian diplomat and UN secretary-general (1982–91)
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