conquistador


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Synonyms for conquistador

one that conquers

Words related to conquistador

an adventurer (especially one who led the Spanish conquest of Mexico and Peru in the 16th century)

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Conquistador Voices is not so much a collection of first-person narratives as a historical account with heavy excerpting from primary sources.
This sequel to Enchanted Runner can stand on its own, and the carefully researched details of Kendall's time with the Acoma, the snake dance, and the battle with the conquistadors in 1599 (further explained in an Author's Note at the end) will captivate readers who like historical fiction, gruesome details of violent deaths and amputations notwithstanding.
En un primer momento, la encomienda habia permitido retribuir un poco al conquistador sin poner a contribucion a la monarquia.
From the old worlds of Christopher Columbus and the Conquistadors to the new world of cocoa lattes and double mochaccinos, hot chocolate has come full circle.
Upon arrival at El Conquistador (an hour ride from San Juan's Luis Munoz Marin International Airport), my bags are taken to the private enclave atop a 300-foot bluff called Las Casitas Village, a colorful collection of two-story townhouses with private balconies fashioned in the architectural style of Old San Juan.
At stud Conquistador Cielo sired 65 stakes winners, including $2 million-plus earner Marquetry.
A heated discussion preceded the Quincentenary, during which some rejected the idea of a commemoration wholesale, while others were willing to agree to it provided it served primarily to publicize the pillage committed by discoverers, conquistadors, and colonizers.
El Conquistador welcomes it newest junior members, the students of the David Leadbetter Golf Academy, part of the IMG Academies.
At El Conquistador, one of the area's most distinctive golf course communities, he has built more than 700 homes.
LAS CROABAS, Puerto Rico -- The Wyndham El Conquistador Resort & Golden Door(R) Spa in Las Croabas, Puerto Rico is giving guests a great reason to 'fly south' this winter with the Fly Free to Puerto Rico program.
The Family Getaways ByRequest package at the Wyndham El Conquistador Resort & Golden Door(R) Spa in Las Croabas, offers a free fourth night when guests stay for three consecutive nights; a second room at 50 percent off and the fourth night free; kids 12 and under stay, play and eat for free; daily two-for-one spa treatments, golf, tennis and motorized water sports; complimentary daily children's activities and daily access to the Wyndham Kid's Retreat; and, complimentary daily admission to the Golden Door Spa for adults.
Wyndham El Conquistador Resort & Golden Door(R) Spa invites guests to celebrate spring, warm up from snowy weather and experience the sunshine in Puerto Rico.
Santoro was holding Munoz down on the mat with his legs wrapped around the Conquistador standout with time expiring and a 2-2 tie.
Travelers are sure to get packing this fall with Wyndham El Conquistador Resort & Golden Door(R) Spa's Golf and Golden Door packages.
Wyndham International (AMEX:WBR) has announced the ground-breaking of a $37-million expansion program at Las Casitas Village -- A Wyndham Luxury Resort in Las Croabas, Puerto Rico located adjacent to Wyndham El Conquistador Resort & Golden Door(R) Spa.