Definition of Velázquez de Cuéllar, Diego in English:

Velázquez de Cuéllar, Diego

proper noun

  • (c.1465–1524), Spanish conquistador. After sailing with Columbus to the New World in 1493, he began the conquest of Cuba in 1511 and later initiated expeditions to conquer Mexico.

Pronunciation:

Velázquez de Cuéllar, Diego

/vəˈläsˌk(w)ez dā ˈkwāyär/