Definition of Giovanni da verrazzano

1. Noun. Florentine navigator who explored the eastern coast of North America (circa 1485-1528).

Exact synonyms: Giovanni Da Verrazano, Verrazano, Verrazzano
Generic synonyms: Navigator



Lexicographical Neighbors of Giovanni Da Verrazzano

Giosue Carducci
Giottesque
Giotto
Giotto di Bondone
Giovannetti diet
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo
Giovanni Boccaccio
Giovanni Cabato
Giovanni Cimabue
Giovanni Jacopo Casanova
Giovanni Jacopo Casanova de Seingalt
Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli
Giovanni da Verrazano
Giovanni da Verrazzano
Giovanni de Medici
Giovanni di Bernardone
Gipsy
Giraffa
Giraffa camelopardalis
Giraffidae
Girard
Girard's reagent
Giraudoux
Girawa
Girdlestone
Girdlestone procedure
Gire
Girgenti

Literary usage of Giovanni da verrazzano

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Harper's Encyclopædia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1902: Based by Benson John Lossing, John Fiske, Woodrow Wilson (1901)
"VERRAZZANO, GIOVANNI DA Verrazzano, GIOVANNI DA, navigator; ... 1524-—Giovanni da Verrazzano. who commanded the first French expedition to America sent out ..."

2. Cyclopaedia of American Literature: Embracing Personal and Critical Notices by Evert Augustus Duyckinck, George Long Duyckinck (1866)
"giovanni da verrazzano. A FLORENTINE mariner of this name appears to have been in the service of France, ..."

3. Harper's Encyclopædia of United States History from 458 A.D. to 1902: Based by Benson John Lossing, John Fiske, Woodrow Wilson (1901)
"... 1524-—Giovanni da Verrazzano. who commanded the first French expedition to America sent out under royal auspices, was, like Columbus, who sailed in the ..."

4. Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History from 458 A. D. to 1909 by Benson John Lossing, Woodrow Wilson (1905)
"VERRAZZANO, GIOVANNI DA Verrazzano, GIOVANNI DA, navigator; ... Giovanni da Verrazzano, who commanded the first French expedition to America sent out under ..."

5. The Historical Magazine and Notes and Queries Concerning the Antiquities by John Gilmary Shea, Henry Reed Stiles (1865)
"VOL. IX.] JUNE, 1865. VERRAZZANO AS A DISCOVERER. Relatione di Giovanni da Verrazzano Florentino, délia terra per lui scoperta in nome di ..."

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