Abel Janszoon Tasman


Abel Janszoon Tasman
n. (1603-1659) Dutch navigator and explorer who was the first European to reach Tasmania and New Zealand

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Abel Janszoon Tasman — Abel Tasman Abel Janszoon Tasman (* 1603 in Lutjegast, Groningen; † 10. Oktober 1659 in Batavia, Java) war ein niederländischer Seefahrer. Auf seinen Entdeckungsreisen umsegelte er den australischen Kontinent und erreichte am 13. Dezember 1642… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abel Janszoon Tasman — Abel Tasman Pour les articles homonymes, voir Tasman. Abel Tasman Abel Janszoon Tasman, navigateur néerlandais, né en 1603 à …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Abel Janszoon Tasman — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Abel Tasman Obtenido de Abel Janszoon Tasman …   Wikipedia Español

  • Abel Janszoon Tasman — noun Dutch navigator who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1603 1659) • Syn: ↑Tasman, ↑Abel Tasman • Instance Hypernyms: ↑navigator …   Useful english dictionary

  • Janszoon Tasman — Abel Tasman Abel Janszoon Tasman (* 1603 in Lutjegast, Groningen; † 10. Oktober 1659 in Batavia, Java) war ein niederländischer Seefahrer. Auf seinen Entdeckungsreisen umsegelte er den australischen Kontinent und erreichte am 13. Dezember 1642… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tasman, Abel Janszoon — born 1603?, Lutjegast, Neth. died probably before Oct. 22, 1659, certainly before Feb. 5, 1661 Dutch explorer. In the service of the Dutch East India Company, he made exploratory and trading voyages to East and Southeast Asia (1634–39). In 1642… …   Universalium

  • Tasman,Abel Janszoon — Tas·man (tăzʹmən, täsʹmän), Abel Janszoon. 1603? 1659. Dutch navigator and explorer who was the first European to discover Tasmania and New Zealand (1642). * * * …   Universalium

  • Tasman, Abel Janszoon — ► (1603 59) Navegante neerlandés. En 1642 descubrió Tasmania y, en 1643, Tonga y Fidji. * * * (¿1603?, Lutjegast, Países Bajos–probablemente antes de 22 oct. 1659, con certeza antes de 5 feb. 1661). Explorador holandés. Al servicio de la Compañía …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Abel Tasman — Abel Janszoon Tasman Fragmento del «Retrato de Abel Tasman, su mujer e hijas» atribuido a Jacob Gerritsz Cuyp, 1637 (no completamente autenticado)[1 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Abel Tasman — Abel Janszoon Tasman (1603 October 10 1659), was a Dutch seafarer, explorer, and merchant.Tasman is best known for his voyages of 1642 and 1644 in the service of the VOC United East India Company). He was the first known European expedition to… …   Wikipedia


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