Example sentences for: amerigo

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

  • In Ghirlandaio’s Madonna of Mercy (right aisle, 2nd bay), portrayed immediately to the right of Mary is the Florentine banker-navigator-cartographer Amerigo Vespucci, who gave his name to the continent of America (and whose family was a sponsor of this church).

  • Amerigo Vespucci, meanwhile, also looking for new routes to Asia, ran ashore in Brazil in 1499 and realized that something was not right.

  • 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.

  • 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).

  • ' This brings Amerigo Vespucci into the picture.


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