Definition of Camões, Luis de in English:

Camões, Luis de

(also Camoëns)

proper noun

  • (c.1524–80), Portuguese poet; full name Luis Vaz de Camões. His most noted work, "The Lusiads" (1572), describes Vasco da Gama's discovery of the sea route to India.

Pronunciation

Camões, Luis de

/kəˈmoiNSH/