Sentence Examples


  • The Kurile Islands were discovered in 1634 by the Dutch navigator Martin de Vries.
  • This great navigator had already won renown in the service of Henry VII.
  • This area, in which the south-east trade is interrupted, includes the Fiji, Navigator and Society groups, and the Paumotus.
  • THULE, the Greek and Roman name for the most northerly known land in the north Atlantic. The first to use the name was the Greek navigator Pytheas (about 300 B.C. probably).
  • He was accompanied by John Davis, the great Arctic navigator, as pilot-major.