Sir Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake
noun
English explorer and admiral who was the first Englishman to circumnavigate the globe and who helped to defeat the Spanish Armada (1540-1596)
Syn: ↑Drake, ↑Francis Drake
Instance Hypernyms: ↑navigator, ↑admiral, ↑full admiral

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