HyperDic: christopher_columbus

English > 1 sense of the expression Christopher Columbus:
NOUNperson Christopher Columbus, Columbus, Cristoforo Colombo, Cristobal ColonItalian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506)
English > Christopher Columbus: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningItalian navigator who discovered the New World in the service of Spain while looking for a route to China (1451-1506).
SynonymsColumbus, Cristoforo Colombo, Cristobal Colon
Instance ofnavigatorIn earlier times, a person who explored by ship
SpanishChristopher Columbus, Colón, Cristobal Colon, Cristóbal Colón, Cristoforo Colombo
CatalanColom, Cristòbal Colom, Cristóbal Colón, Cristòfor Colom

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