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Columbus, Christopher


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  • Variants

    • us: Colón, Cristóbal
    • us: Ko-lun-pu
    • us: Gelunbu
    • us: Colomb, Christophe
    • us: Colón y Fontanarrosa, Cristóbal
    • us: Fontanarrosa, Cristóbal Colón y
    • us: Kolumbus, Kryštof
    • us: Kolombos, Kʻristapʻor
    • us: Kolompos, Kʻristapʻor
    • us: Kolumb, Khristofor
    • us: Kolumb, Krzysztof
    • us: Kolumbo, Kristof
    • us: Kolumbus, Christoph
    • us: Kolomb, Kristof
    • us: Ḳolon, Ḳrisṭobal
    • us: Colombo, Christovam
    • us: Colombo, Cristóvão
    • us: Colom
    • us: Colom, Cristòfor
    • us: Colom, Cristóbal
    • us: Ḳolumbus, Ḳrisṭof
    • us: Columbus, Ch. (Christopher)
    • us: Kholupus, Khristov
    • us: Kolampacu
    • us: Colonne, Cristoforo
    • us: קאלומבוס, קריסטאף
    • us: קאלומבוס, קריסטופר
    • us: קולומבוס
    • us: Kolomvos, Christophoros
    • us: Columbus, Christophorus
    • us: コロン, クリストーバル
    • us: Koron, Kurisutōbaru
    • us: コロンブス
    • us: Koronbusu
    • us: Colom, Cristoferus
    • us: Colom, Cristoforus
    • us: Colombus, Christophorus
    • us: Colón, Christophe
    • us: Goulm, Kristol
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1451-10-31
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) (1451)-10-31~Wikipedia, March 20, 2018
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) [1451-08-26..1451-(10-31)?]Encyclopædia Britannica online, March 20, 2018https://www.britannica.com/biography/Christopher-Columbus
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1446?Web NDL authorities, March 20, 2018https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00520808
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1450?BNF catalogue général, March 20, 2018
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1506-05-20
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1506-05-20Wikipedia, March 20, 2018
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1506-05-20Encyclopædia Britannica online, March 20, 2018https://www.britannica.com/biography/Christopher-Columbus
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1506Web NDL authorities, March 20, 2018https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00520808
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1506-05-20BNF catalogue général, March 20, 2018
    • Descriptor

    • Descriptor

        Genoese
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Colombo, Cristoforo
  • Sources

    • found: Menéndez Pidal, R. La lengua de Cristóbal Colón, 1942.
    • found: Bürger, K. Christoph Kolumbus, 1979 (subj.) t.p. (Christoph Kolumbus)
    • found: Weil, L. I, Christopher Columbus, 1983: CIP t.p. (Christopher Columbus) galley (b. 1451, d. 1506)
    • found: Devos, P. Kristof Kolomb'un rüfekasından Pieter ... 1897: t.p. (Kristof Kolomb)
    • found: Glantz, Y. Ḳrisṭobal Ḳolon, 1980: t.p. verso (Cristobal Colon [in rom.])
    • found: Santos, D. Christovam Colombo, 1913.
    • found: Mota, A. O essencial sobre Cristóvão Colombo ... 1987.
    • found: Costa-Amic, B. Colom, catalán de Mallorca ... 1989: p. 9, etc. (referred to as Colom) p. 13 (Cristòfor Colom) p. 23 (Cristóbal Colom)
    • found: Kayserling, M. ha-Yehudim be-ʻozre Ḳolumbus, 1895: t.p. (Kolumbus [in Cyril.]) p. 3 (Ḳrisṭof Ḳolumbus)
    • found: Sou'yb, J. Pelaut Indonesia menemukan benua Amerika sebelum Ch. Columbus, 1987: t.p. (Ch. Columbus) p. v (Christopher Columbus)
    • found: Jin̲ōva vīran̲, allatu, Kilampacu varalār̲u, 1932: t.p. (Kolampacu)
    • found: Enseñat de Villalonga, A. La vida de Cristoforo Colonne, 1999: t.p. (Cristoforo Colonne) p. 18 (Colonne; Colón; Colombo; from Genovese family name)
    • found: Christophoros Kolomvos, ho Don Kichōtēs tou ōkeanou, 1945.
    • found: Wikipedia, 10 Sept. 2010 (b. ca. 31 October 1451; d. 20 May 1506; born in Republic of Genoa; died in Valladolid, Spain) March 20, 2018 (Christopher Columbus (Italian: Cristoforo Colombo; c. 31 October 1451 - 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer; the name Christopher Columbus is the Anglicisation of the Latin Christophorus Columbus. His name in Italian is Cristoforo Colombo and, in Spanish, it is Cristóbal Colón. He was born before 31 October 1451 in the territory of the Republic of Genoa (now part of modern Italy), though the exact location remains disputed; died Valladolid, Crown of Castile)
    • found: Encyclopædia Britannica online, March 20, 2018 (Christopher Columbus; Italian explorer; Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón, (born between August 26 and October 31?, 1451, Genoa [Italy]--died May 20, 1506, Valladolid, Spain), master navigator and admiral whose four transatlantic voyages (1492-93, 1493-96, 1498-1500, and 1502-04) opened the way for European exploration, exploitation, and colonization of the Americas) {https://www.britannica.com/biography/Christopher-Columbus}
    • found: Web NDL authorities, March 20, 2018 (Columbus, Christopher, 1446?-1506; variant names: Columbus, Christophorus; コロン, クリストーバル = Koron, Kurisutōbaru; Colombo, Cristoforo; Colombus, Christopher; コロンブス = Koronbusu) {https://id.ndl.go.jp/auth/ndlna/00520808}
    • found: BNF catalogue général, March 20, 2018 (Colomb, Christophe (1450?-1506), current French form; Colón, Cristóbal (1450?-1506), international Spanish form; variant forms: Colom, Cristoferus (1450?-1506); Colom, Cristoforus (1450?-1506); Colombo, Cristoforo (1450?-1506); Columbus, Christopher (1450?-1506); Colombus, Christophorus (1450?-1506); Colón, Christophe (1450?-1506); Goulm, Kristol (1450?-1506); Colón y Fontanarrosa, Cristóbal (1450?-1506); Fontanarrosa, Cristóbal Colón y (1450?-1506); birth: 1450?, Gênes or Savone (Italy); death: 1506-05-20, Valladolid (Spain)) {http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb119304566}
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
    • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1978-11-17: new
    • 2018-03-20: revised
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