- Strait of. Hormuz, Strait of.
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Affonso de Albuquerque took Ormuz in 1509 and Gôa next year.Portuguese Architecture
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He was killed at the siege of Ormuz, in the East Indies, 1622.
He swore at the time of his first repulse at Ormuz that he would return, and he did.
As had happened at Ormuz, his captains did not share his views.
The Portuguese were hemmed in at Ormuz by a greatly superior English force.War in the Garden of Eden
- a variant spelling of Hormuz
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