Gaillard

biographical name
Gail·​lard | \ gil-ˈyärd How to pronounce Gaillard (audio) \

Definition of Gaillard

David DuBose \ dü-​ˈbōz How to pronounce dü-ˈbōz (audio) , dyü-​\ 1859–1913 American army officer and engineer

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