The adelantado ordered the bodies to be buried, with which this first tragedy ended.
There is no good English equivalent for Soto's title of adelantado.
The adelantado would not listen, and as soon as it was day a squadron of thirty soldiers came out of the camp.
These are not the islands the adelantado told us of, nor will we remain here.
But the adelantado's pride and obstinacy and seamanship were against that.
There is much that is wise in what you say, said the adelantado, but the King has no money for this enterprise.
The Spaniards got, in their panic, beyond the control of the adelantado.
Then for the first time I took notice of the face of the adelantado.
This Columbus did, assuring the adelantado of their safety in trusting to the later justice of the Crown.
And they made their rendezvous with the adelantado in Seville.