Ponce de Leon

Definitions of Ponce de Leon

n 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)

Juan Ponce de Leon
Type of:
in earlier times, a person who explored by ship

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