Synonyms for circumnavigator
|Grammar : Noun|
|Spell : sur-kuh m-nav-i-geyt|
|Phonetic Transcription : ˌsɜr kəmˈnæv ɪˌgeɪt|
Top 10 synonyms for circumnavigator Other synonyms for the word circumnavigator
Définition of circumnavigatorOrigin :
- 1630s, from Latin circumnavigatus, past participle of circumnavigare "to sail round," from circum "around" (see circum-) + navigare (see navigation). Related: Circumnavigated; circumnavigating; circumnavigable.
- As in sailor : noun person who travels by sea
- As in jack : noun sailor
- In 1592 he had married a sister of Thomas Cavendish the circumnavigator.
- Extract from : « Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 8 » by Various
- Who will be the first circumnavigator along the all-northern trail?
- Extract from : « The Panama Canal » by J. Saxon Mills
- And that was all that there was to be said about Valparaiso and the experiences of this circumnavigator.
- Extract from : « The Last Hope » by Henry Seton Merriman
- At this point the history of Dampier's adventures as a circumnavigator comes properly to an end.
- Extract from : « Ocean's Story; or Triumphs of Thirty Centuries » by Edward Rowland
- He was a very old man, and had fought the French when Marion, the French circumnavigator, was killed.
- Extract from : « Old New Zealand » by Earl of Pembroke.
- The house where the circumnavigator was born was little better than a clay hovel of two rooms.
- Extract from : « A Month in Yorkshire » by Walter White
- Francis Drake, the first British circumnavigator of the globe, was born in Devonshire, of humble parents.
- Extract from : « Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 1 of 8 » by Various
- A circumnavigator of the globe is less influenced by all the nations he has seen than by his nurse.
- Extract from : « Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources » by James Wood
- Cook (the circumnavigator), and full account of his lineal and collateral descendants.
- Extract from : « Notes and Queries, Number 236, May 6, 1854 » by Various
- The canvas-house above spoken of, had been the property of Capt. Cook the circumnavigator.
- Extract from : « Toronto of Old » by Henry Scadding
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