Pierre

[ peer for 1; pee-air or, French, pyer for 2 ]
/ pɪər for 1; piˈɛər or, French, pyɛr for 2 /

noun

a city in and the capital of South Dakota, in the central part, on the Missouri River.
a male given name, form of Peter.

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Pierre
/ (pɪə) /

noun

a city in central South Dakota, capital of the state, on the Missouri River. Pop: 13 939 (2003 est)
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