Cabot

biographical name (1)
Cab·​ot | \ ˈka-bət \

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John circa 1450–circa 1499 Italian Giovanni Caboto \ kä-​ˈbō-​(ˌ)tō \ Venetian navigator and explorer for England

Cabot

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Definition of Cabot (Entry 2 of 2)

Sebastian 1476?–1557 son of John Cabot English navigator and explorer

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