Nansen

biographical name Nan·sen \ ˈnän(t)-sən , ˈnan(t)- \

Definition of Nansen

Frid*tjof play \ˈfri-ˌchȯf\ 1861–1930 Norwegian arctic explorer, zoologist, and statesman

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