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English Wikipedia has articles on:
Captain James Cook


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  1. An English occupational surname for a cook or seller of cooked food. Famously held by James Cook English captain and explorer of the Pacific Ocean, and for whom the Cook Islands, Cook Strait and Mount Cook were named.
  2. A locale in the United States.
    1. A city in Minnesota; named for railroad official Wirth Cook.
    2. A village in Nebraska; named for landowner Andrew Cook.
    3. An unincorporated community in Ohio; named for landowner Matthew S. Cook.
  3. A suburb in Canberra, Australia; named for James Cook.
  4. A ghost town in South Australia, Australia; named for Joseph Cook, 6th Prime Minister of Australia.
  5. A river in New Zealand.
    Synonym: Weheka

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