Villiers

biographical name (1)
Vil·​liers | \ ˈvil-yərz How to pronounce Villiers (audio) , ˈvi-lərz \

Definition of Villiers

 (Entry 1 of 2)

George 1592–1628 1st Duke of Buckingham \ ˈbə-​kiŋ-​əm How to pronounce Villiers (audio) , US also -​kiŋ-​ˌham \ English courtier and politician

Villiers

biographical name (2)

Definition of Villiers (Entry 2 of 2)

George 1628–1687 2nd Duke of Buckingham; son of George Villiers English courtier and dramatist

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“Villiers.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Villiers. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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