Example sentences for: amerigo

How can you use “amerigo” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • ' This brings Amerigo Vespucci into the picture.

  • Amerigo is from Old German Amalricus (Latinized form), from amal work + ricja rule; it was introduced into England at the time of the Norman Conquest.

  • But I think it is also because America sounds so nice, because the pure music of Amerigo Vespucci makes up for any lies he might have told.

  • Still, we should be grateful that Waldseemuller opted for Vespucci's first name, for disguising the dull Henry in the voluptuous Amerigo is nothing compared to what Italians have done over the centuries when giving each other surnames.

  • Amerigo (Italian) = Americus (Latin) thus to America [the New World] = Ya-Mei-Li-Chia (Chinese) = “A-Me-Ri-Ka” (one possible Sino-Japanese pronunciation) = “A-Bei-Ri-Ka” (Japanese).


How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search

Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...
Quantcast