giovanni da verrazano


[ver-uh-zah-noh; Italian ver-rah-tsah-naw]
Giovanni da [jaw-vahn-nee dah] , c1480–1527?, Italian navigator and explorer.
Also, Verrazzano [ver-raht-tsah-naw] , Verrazani [ver-rah-tsah-nee] . Unabridged
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Verrazano or Verrazzano (Italian verraˈtsaːno)
Giovanni da (dʒoˈvanni da). ?1485--?1528, Florentine navigator; the first European to sight what was to become New York (1524)
Verrazzano or Verrazzano

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