Meaning of Dalhousie

Dal•hou•sie

Pronunciation: (dal-h'zē, -hou'-), [key]
— n.
  1. 1770–1838, British general: governor of the Canadian colonies 1819–28.
  2. 1812–60, British statesman: viceroy of India 1848–56.
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