Main definitions of Mackenzie, Sir Alexander in English

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Mackenzie, Sir Alexander1

proper noun

  • (1764–1820), Scottish explorer in Canada. He discovered the Mackenzie River in 1789 and became the first European to reach the Pacific Ocean by land along a northern route in 1793.

Main definitions of Mackenzie, Sir Alexander in English

: Mackenzie, Sir Alexander1Mackenzie, Sir Alexander2

Mackenzie, Sir Alexander2

proper noun

  • (1822–92), Canadian Liberal statesman; born in Scotland; prime minister 1873–78.