How Do You Spell MAGELLAN?

Correct spelling for the English word "magellan" is [m_ɐ_dʒ_ˈɛ_l_ə_n], [mɐd͡ʒˈɛlən], [mɐd‍ʒˈɛlən]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of MAGELLAN

  1. Portuguese navigator in the service of Spain; he commanded an expedition that was the first to circumnavigate the world (1480-1521)

Common Misspellings for MAGELLAN

Below is the list of 201 misspellings for the word "magellan".

Usage Examples for MAGELLAN

  1. Twenty years later again the Portuguese Magellan, sailing for the King of Spain, discovered the strait still known by his name, passed through it into the Pacific, and reached the Philippines. - "Elizabethan Sea Dogs" by William Wood
  2. They steamed through the Straits of Magellan, and were delighted when the yacht, under, a favouring breeze, went stretching west and away out into the blue and beautiful Pacific Ocean. - "Annie o' the Banks o' Dee" by Gordon Stables
  3. Kitty gave him one finger, looked him up and down, asked him whether he was yet engaged, and when he laughed an embarrassed " No," told him that he would certainly die in the arms of the Magellan housekeeper. - "The Marriage of William Ashe" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  4. Magellan never returned to Spain. - "The Story of Seville" by Walter M. Gallichan
  5. Having a chart of the whole world, I shewed him through the Straight of Magellan. - "Japan: An Attempt at Interpretation" by Lafcadio Hearn