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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).
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
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