Magellanic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or pertaining to, or called from, Magellan, the navigator.
    • Of or pertaining to, or known as from, Ferdinand Magellan (1480-1521), the navigator.
  • others:
    • with respect to or known as after the Portuguese navigator Magellan (Portuguese Fernão de Magalhães), passed away 1521.
    • regarding the region near the Straits of Magellan.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "Magellanic"
  • Cross Reference for "Magellanic"
  • Form for "Magellanic"
66 votes

How would you define Magellanic?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!