Fernao Magalhaes


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Noun1.Fernao Magalhaes - Portuguese navigator in the service of SpainFernao Magalhaes - Portuguese navigator in the service of Spain; he commanded an expedition that was the first to circumnavigate the world (1480-1521)
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A lesser-known find is the Escola Nacional de Artes Visuais on Avenida Fernao Magalhaes. The gallery space may be small but the exhibitions are refreshingly satirical --one on display when African Business visited depicted the country's politicians as goats, haughtily puffing out their chests on podiums of different heights.
Fernao Magalhaes to the Portuguese, he was known as Fernando de Magallanes to the Spaniards and Ferdinand Magellan to the English.