La Vérendrye

/la veɪrɒ̃ˈdri/ (say lah vayron'dree)

noun
Pierre Gaultier de Varennes /piˌɛə goʊˌtieɪ də vaˈrɛn/ (say pee.air goh.teeay duh vah'ren), Sieur de, 1685–1749, French-Canadian explorer of North America.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Verendrye, North Dakota — Verendrye (also Falson) [gnis|1032639] is a ghost town in McHenry County, North Dakota, United States. It was formerly the headquarters of the Verendrye Electric Cooperative, which has since relocated to Velva. In 2007, two or three house… …   Wikipedia

  • Vérendrye Runestone — The Vérendrye Runestone was allegedly found on an early expedition into the territory west of the Great Lakes by the French Canadian explorer Pierre Gaultier de Varennes et de la Vérendrye, in the 1730s. It is not mentioned in the official… …   Wikipedia

  • Verendrye Site (Pierre, South Dakota) — Infobox nrhp2 name =Verendrye Site nhl = yes caption = location = Fort Pierre, South Dakota locmapin = South Dakota area = architect= architecture= designated nhl = July 17, 1991cite web|url=http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=1490… …   Wikipedia

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  • Pierre de La Verendrye — Pierre Gaultier de Varennes et de La Vérendrye Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gaultier. Pierre Gaultier de Varennes et de La Vére …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jean Baptiste Gaultier de La Vérendrye — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gaultier et La Vérendrye. Jean Baptiste de La Vérendrye Naissance 3 septembre& …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La Vérendrye — (November 17, 1685 ndash; December 5, 1749) was a French Canadian military officer, fur trader and explorer. Early Life Born in Trois Rivières, Quebec, he was the youngest son of René Gaultier de Varennes and Marie Boucher, the daughter of Pierre …   Wikipedia

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