Ericson Leif

Related to Ericson Leif: Leif Eriksson

Er·ic·son

also Er·ics·son  (ĕr′ĭk-sən), Leif fl. c. 1000.
Norse navigator who mounted an expedition in search of lands he had heard of west of Greenland. His camp in what he named Vinland was probably the first European settlement in North America.
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