Definition of Albuquerque, Alfonso de in English:

Albuquerque, Alfonso de

Syllabification: Al·bu·quer·que, Alfonso de
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈalb(y)əˌkərkē/
( 1453–1515), Portuguese colonial statesman. He conquered Goa (1510) and made it the capital of the Portuguese empire in the east.

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