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Penn(pĕn), William 1644-1718.
English Quaker colonizer in America. He founded the colony of Pennsylvania in 1681.
Penn, Sir William 1621-1670.
English admiral noted for his service in several naval battles against the Dutch (1665-1667).
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1. (Biography) Irving. 1917–2009, US photographer, noted for his portraits and his innovations in colour photography
2. (Biography) William. 1644–1718, English Quaker and founder of Pennsylvania
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1. Sir William, 1621–70, English admiral.
2. his son, William, 1644–1718, English Quaker: founder of Pennsylvania.
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|Noun||1.||Penn - Englishman and Quaker who founded the colony of Pennsylvania (1644-1718)|
|2.||Penn - a university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
Ivy League - a league of universities and colleges in the northeastern United States that have a reputation for scholastic achievement and social prestige
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