Definition of Macdonald, Sir John Alexander in English:

Macdonald, Sir John Alexander

proper noun

  • (1815–91), Scottish-born Canadian statesman, prime minister 1867–73 and 1878–91. He played a leading role in the confederation of the Canadian provinces, and was appointed first prime minister of the Dominion of Canada.

Pronunciation

Macdonald, Sir John Alexander

/məkˈdɒn(ə)ld/