Ponce de León

[pons duh lee-uh n; Spanish pawn-the th e le-awn, pawn-se]

noun

Juan [hwahn] /ʰwɑn/, c1460–1521, Spanish explorer.

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British Dictionary definitions for ponce de leon

Ponce de León

noun

Juan (xwan). ?1460–1521, Spanish explorer. He settled (1509) and governed (1510–12) Puerto Rico and discovered (1513) Florida
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