Definition of da Gama, Vasco in English:

da Gama, Vasco

Syllabification: da Ga·ma, Vasco
Pronunciation: /də ˈgämə
( Circa 1469–1524), Portuguese explorer. He led the first European expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497, sighting and naming Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean and arriving in Calicut (Kozhikode, in India) in 1498.

More definitions of da Gama, Vasco

Definition of da Gama, Vasco in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day grammarian
Pronunciation: grəˈmɛːrɪən
a person who studies and writes about grammar