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Ponce de Le·ón

 (pŏns′ də lē′ən, lē-ōn′, pōn′thĕ thĕ lĕ-ōn′, pōn′sĕ), Juan 1460-1521.
Spanish explorer who sailed with Columbus on his second voyage (1493-1494) and who explored and named Florida (1513) while looking for the legendary Fountain of Youth.

Ponce de León

(ˈpɒns də ˈliːən; Spanish ˈpɔnθe ðe leˈɔn)
n
(Biography) Juan (xwan). ?1460–1521, Spanish explorer. He settled (1509) and governed (1510–12) Puerto Rico and discovered (1513) Florida

Ponce de Le•ón

(ˈpɒns də ˈli ən, ˈpɒn seɪ deɪ liˈoʊn)
n.
Juan, c1460–1521, Spanish explorer.
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Noun1.Ponce de Leon - Spanish explorer who accompanied Columbus on his second trip in 1493; in 1513 he discovered Florida while searching for the legendary Fountain of Youth (1460-1521)
navigator - in earlier times, a person who explored by ship
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Heidegger, "which Ponce De Leon, the Spanish adventurer, went in search of two or three centuries ago?"
"But did Ponce De Leon ever find it?" said the Widow Wycherly.
Florida, discovered on Palm Sunday, in 1512, by Juan Ponce de Leon, was originally named Pascha Florida .
Another highlight of the forthcoming auction is the ivory image of 'La Inmaculada Concepcion (The Immaculate Concepcion of Mary),' said Ponce de Leon. 'This is a simply stunning Ivory statuette on a giltwood base, encased in an engraved glass cloche, the giltwood top cover surmounted by an outsized silvergilt crown with 'gravado' decorations,' he explained.
Jaime Ponce de Leon, director of Leon Gallery, noted that he received a letter from a lawyer representing the heirs of Botong Francisco days before the recent auction.
Luego de que la semana pasada, en el numero 2222, Proceso dio cuenta de la situacion al borde del cierre del Centro de Estudios Filosoficos, Politicos y Sociales Lombardo Toledano debido al recorte presupuestal y de personal, la investigadora Aura Ponce de Leon informo que se consumo el despido de todos los trabajadores de las areas de investigacion y de publicaciones, ademas de operativos.
Photo: Ahmed Ramzan/ Gulf News Reporter: Janice Ponce de Leon
I've missed my family than I ever The title was eventually won by Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce de Leon, and teenager Alisha believes her rival was a worthy winner.
"La influenza es una enfermedad grave que puede llevar a la hospitalizacion e incluso provocar la muerte", previene el especialista Alfredo Ponce de Leon, jefe del Laboratorio de Microbiologia Clinica del Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran (IncmnSZ).
Global Banking News-October 2, 2017--PDL Community Bancorp completes reorganisation of Ponce De Leon Federal Bank and stock offering