How to use Gomez in a sentence
Fernan Gomez followed in 1469, and opened trade with the Gold Coast; and in 1484 Diogo Cao discovered the mouth of the Congo.
The leading chiefs of the Ten Years' War took the field again - Maximo Gomez, Antonio Maceo, Jose Marti, Calixto Garcia and others.
New York Bay and the Hudson river were discovered by Giovanni da Verrazano in 1524, and were probably seen by Estevan Gomez in 1525; for many years following French vessels occasionally ascended the Hudson to trade with the Indians.
An attempt at revolt, headed by Nicolas Bravo, vice-president, the Grand Master of the Escoceses, was suppressed, but dissensions ensued in the Yorkino party between the followers of President Guerrero (a man largely of native blood, and the last of the revolutionary leaders) and of Gomez Pedraza, the war minister.
Next year, however, a revolt broke out against Bustamante, which was joined by Santa Anna, and eventually resulted in a pronunciamiento in favour of Gomez Pedraza.Advertisement
He, and his successor, Vice-President Gomez Farias (1833), assailed the exemption of the clergy and of military officers from the jurisdiction of the civil courts, and the latter attempted to laicize higher education and to relax monastic bonds.
At length the consecutive efforts of the navigators employed by Prince Henry of Portugal - Gil Eannes, Diniz Diaz, Nuno Tristam, Alvaro Fernandez, Cadamosto, Usodimare and Diego Gomez - made known the coast as far as the Gambia, and by the end of the 15th century the whole region was familiar to Europeans.
The Order of Knights of Alcantara, instituted about 1156 by the brothers Don Suarez and Don Gomez de Barrientos for protection against the Moors.
Antonio Perez, who was legitimated by an imperial diploma issued at Valladolid in 1542, was, however, believed by many to be in reality the son of Philip's minister, Ruy Gomez de Silva, prince of Eboli, to whom, on the completion of a liberal education at home and abroad, he appears at least to have owed his first introduction to a diplomatic career.'
In 1567 he became one of the secretaries of state, receiving also about the same time the lucrative appointment of protonotary of Sicily, and in 1573 the death of Ruy Gomez himself made room for Perez's promotion to be head of the " despacho universal," or private bureau, from which Philip attempted to govern by assiduous correspondence the affairs of his vast dominions.Advertisement
This did not suit Philip, who, although he instituted a process in the supreme tribunal of Aragon, speedily abandoned it and caused Perez to be attacked from another side, the charge of heresy being now preferred, arising out of certain reckless and even blasphe On the other hand it is suggested that this story of his being the son of Gomez was only circulated by Ruy Gomez's wife, Ana de Mendoza, as a refutation of the possibility of a supposed amour between her and Perez.
In the following year Estevan Gomez, a Portuguese sailor in the service of the emperor Charles V., in his reputed voyage southward from Labrador, is said to have made note of the Hudson and Delaware rivers.
During the 16th century and the early part of the 17th, the coast of Maine attracted various explorers, among them Giovanni da Verrazano (1524), Esteban Gomez (1525), Bartholomew Gosnold (1602), Martin Pring (1603), Pierre du Guast, Sieur De Monts (1604), George Weymouth (1605), and John Smith (1614), who explored and mapped the coast and gave to the country the name New England; but no permanent English settlement was established within what are now the borders of the state until some time between 1623 and 1629.
In 1810 Gomez of Lisbon obtained a mixture of alkaloids which he named cinchonino, by treating an alcoholic extract of the bark with water and then adding a solution of caustic potash.
In 1820 Pelletier and Caventou proved that the cinchonino of Gomez contained two alkaloids, which they named quinine and cinchonine.Advertisement
After this the chief matters worth notice in Dom Henry's life are, first, the progress of discovery and colonization in the Azores - where Terceira was discovered before 1450, perhaps in 1445, and apparently by a Fleming, called "Jacques de Bruges" in the prince's charter of the 2nd of March 1450 (by this charter Jacques receives the captaincy of this isle as its intending colonizer); secondly, the rapid progress of civilization in Madeira, evidenced by its timber trade to Portugal, by its sugar, corn and honey, and above all by its wine, produced from the Malvoisie or Malmsey grape, introduced from Crete; and thirdly, the explorations o Cadamosto and Diogo Gomez.
Of these the former, in his two voyages of 1455 and 1456, explored part of the courses of the Senegal and the Gambia, discovered the Cape Verde Islands (1456), named and mapped more carefully than before a considerable section of the African littoral beyond Cape Verde, and gave much new information on the trade-routes of north-west Africa and on the native races; while Gomez, in his first important venture (after 1448 and before 1458), though not accomplishing the full Indian purpose of his voyage (he took a native interpreter with him for use "in the event of reaching India"), explored and observed in the Gambia valley and along the adjacent coasts with fully as much care and profit.
Gomez' second voyage, resulting in another "discovery" of the Cape Verde Islands, was probably in 1462, after the death of Prince Henry; it is likely that among the infante's last occupations were the necessary measures for the equipment and despatch of this venture, as well as of Pedro de Sintra's important expedition of 1461.
Music credits include promos for Gomez, Tin Star, Embrace.
Author profile Dr. Joan Gomez is honorary consulting psychiatrist to the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.Advertisement
Johnny Gomez - Voiced by Maurice Schlafer, he's the more competent and polite commentator.
Black Eyed Peas member Jaime Luis Gomez (also known as Taboo) was arrested on suspected DUI in March 2007 after he crashed his car about 20 miles east of Los Angeles.
Princess Protection Program - another Disney movie, in which she stars with Selena Gomez.
The Selena Gomez biography highlights the career of an up and coming actress and singer, popular with the tween set.
Gomez has appeared in many Disney series' and television movies, and is quickly gaining a large fan following.Advertisement
Selena Marie Gomez was born on July 22, 1992, in Grand Prairie, Texas.
She is the only child of Mandy Teefy, a former actress, and Ricardo Gomez.
Gomez's acting career began when she was seven years old and landed a recurring role on the children's show Barney and Friends.
While the two would cross paths again professionally, the Selena Gomez biography takes many different turns.
Once Disney discovered Selena Gomez, she began to be offered much more regular work.
Gomez has appeared in a handful of films, gaining traction from cameo parts to lead roles.
In 2006, Gomez achieved leading lady status with the film Brain Zapped.
Selena Gomez also voiced the character of the mayor's daughter, Helga, in the Dr. Seuss movie Horton Hears a Who.
A movie based on the Wizards of Waverly Place series is in the works, with Gomez playing her character Alex Russo.
While Selena Gomez doesn't yet write her own songs, she is a talented singer with a lilting voice.
Brain Zapped - Gomez sings the title theme song.
To find out more about Selena Gomez, visit her official site or her page on MySpace.
She is the star of the television show Sonny With a Chance on the Disney Channel, and recently appeared in the made for TV movie Princess Protection Program, along with her best friend and fellow actress Selena Gomez.
These boys not only have their music careers, but the Jonas brothers have worked with the likes of Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez in the past and also have a new show called Jonas.
Lautner has dated some famous women, including Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez.
Like her fellow young actresses such as Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, and Miley Cyrus, Miranda Cosgrove has an unending number of websites devoted to her.
Selena Gomez - Gomez has stated in interviews that she does not have a personal Facebook page, yet there are several in existence at any given time.
My sister and I made it clear to everyone still there that Gomez was now home.
Last but not least, my sister went around again later, and I heard her politely asking everyone (even me) to not let Gomez out of any of the doors.
On Wednesday of this week she said "Okay, here is Gomez.", and "Great training keep up the good job!"
I have Gomez because my sister is moving from one house to another.
However, the new home does not have the proper fencing up yet, and she does not want anything to happen to Gomez.
My sister's kids would like to have their Tata Wendy teach Gomez a trick that my dog Senny does called his "Bang!" trick.
I am thinking, "How long do I have Gomez?
I am over the moon to finally be able to help my sister, and I am also very lucky that my soon to be ex-husband has Senny so I have the room for Gomez.
I see this now in my case, although I am happy to help my sister for however long Gomez will be with me.
I am on my last week or so of training my sister's wonderful dog Gomez, that we all have fallen in love with.
One of the largest tasks at hand with Gomez was for him to learn recalls.
It can be adapted to store other collections if dogs aren't your thing, but since I have three dogs, not including my frequent guest Gomez or my friend's dogs when they come to visit, dogs tend to be my focus.
Disney's Wizards of Waverly Place locket charm features Alex Russo (played by Selena Gomez) with golden rays of magic vibrating around her.
The children's show has featured other young actors, including Selena Gomez.
Selena Gomez bikini pictures are few and far between, and this is probably a good thing considering the star's age.
In total, there only appears to be about seven Selena Gomez bikini pictures, and all of the pictures are very age appropriate.
As the name entails, Celebglitz is a site that is devoted to watching celebrities, and Ms. Gomez has not escaped their scrutinizing eyes.
Unfortunately, that seems to be, at least for now, the extent of Selena Gomez in a bikini, but there are plenty of other photographs of the young actress splashed across the web.
If you are interested in viewing additional photos of Ms. Gomez, one of the best things you can do is search for her in Google Images.
Selena Gomez, as her television series proves, is a talented up-and-comer who also happens to look fantastic in a bikini.
It was also at the auditions for her role on Barney that she met current best friend and fellow Disney star Selena Gomez.
Disney star Gomez's rise to fame has made her music hot property on the internet, and we have all the info you need to track down your favorite Selena Gomez tracks.
Much like her current best friend Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez got her start in the entertainment industry when she was cast on the 90s favorite kids show Barney and Friends.
Gomez played Gianna on the show during seasons seven and eight, and this is where the two girls first established their friendship.
Both during her time on the show and after, Gomez kept her finger in business by doing a series of nationally broadcast commercials for chains like TGI Fridays and Wal-Mart.
Gomez's big break came when Disney decided to do a worldwide casting call - a first for them.
Finding the right vehicle for Selena Gomez took some time.
In 2008, Gomez started her own production company, July Moon Productions.
The company will work to develop more starring role programs for Gomez.
It was through her television and movie roles that Gomez got her singing career off the ground.
Gomez's debut album is expected in 2009.
The selection of Selena Gomez MP3 downloads is somewhat limited, since she hasn't officially had a full length release yet, but you can still find some music featuring her online.
World - The ad supported eMP3 World site has the whole Selena Gomez catalogue for 15 cents per track.
Selena Gomez pics are becoming more popular on the internet every day, thanks to the success of her Disney series The Wizards of Waverly Place.
Unlike some of her contemporaries, like Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez pics seldom make their way onto the Hollywood gossip blogs and celebrity magazines.
Teen Idols 4 You - Teen Idols 4 You has a top notch selection of both press and candid shots of your favorite teen stars, and Selena Gomez is no different.
They have pages and pages of Selena Gomez pics, not to mention photos of all of her fellow Disney stars.
Again, this site has pages of images of Gomez, many of them screenshots from her popular show.
Selena Gomez Fan - Is there a better place to score celebrity photos than a fan site?
Fanpix - Fanpix lives up to its name - they have almost 1,000 Selena Gomez images, including many that you cannot see any place else.
Google Images - Do you want to be sure you never miss a photo of Selena Gomez?
He was then rumored to be involved with fellow Disney star Selena Gomez.
She is also in a band called Selena Gomez and the Scene.
Many familiar Disney stars have starred on Barney & Friends, including Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, and Madison Pettis.
Many of the children who starred on Barney & Friends in their younger years have gone on to be successful, especially those who went on to star in Disney Channel shows and movies, such as Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato.
Gomez has starred as Alex Russo on another Disney channel show, Wizards of Waverly Place, since 2007.
Juan Vincenti Gomez, the vicepresident, now placed himself at the head of affairs and formed an administration.