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- Amancio Ortega : Add brief definition or description
- American cuisine : Cuisine of the United States of America.
- Andorra : Small landlocked country in western Europe, located in the eastern Pyrenees mountains and bordered by Spain and France.
- Angola : A country in southern Africa, and Africa's largest Portuguese-speaking state.
- April Fool's Day : Specific day, April 1st, when practical jokes are frequently played.
- Asturian-Leonese language : Add brief definition or description
- Atlantic Ocean : Second largest ocean in the world; separates the Americas from Europe and Africa.
- Boston, Lincolnshire : Port in Lincolnshire on the East coast of England.
- Brazil : Largest country in South America with a population of 190 million people and rich resources; Portuguese is the national language
- Bristol County, Massachusetts : Region of the U.S. state of Massachusetts adjacent to the state of Rhode Island, known as "The Bayou", because of the many wetlands that dominate its rural landscape
- CIA activities in the Middle East and South Asia : Add brief definition or description
- California, history to 1845 : Brief history of the Union's thirty-first state up through 1845.
- Cent (unit of currency) : Monetary unit or coin that equals 1/100 of the basic monetary unit.
- Chess : Board game for two players played on a checkered board requiring skill, strategy and intellect.
- Colombia : Country in South America.
- Commonwealth of Nations : An international organisation that evolved out of the British Empire.
- Country : Nation, state, region, or territory, or large tract of land distinguishable by features of topography, biology, or culture.
- Cristiano Ronaldo : (b. 5 February 1985) Portuguese footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish club Real Madrid and serves as captain of the Portuguese national team.
- Edward William Barton-Wright : One of the first Europeans to teach Japanese martial arts and pioneer hybrid martial arts.
- Esposende : Small town in the north of Portugal, on the estuary of the River Cávado, where it is separated from the Atlantic Ocean by a thin sliver of land.
- European Union : Political and economic association of 28 European states.
- Europe : Sixth largest continent; area 10,000,000 km2; pop. 720,000,000
- Euro : The official currency of the European Monetary Union.
- Fall River, Massachusetts : City in Bristol County, Massachusetts, U.S.A., located about 49 miles south of Boston.
- Ferdinand Magellan : Add brief definition or description
- Galician language : The language of Galicia in northwest Spain.
- Galician-Portuguese language : Romance language spoken mainly in Galicia, Portugal, Brazil and various countries of Africa and Asia, with two main standardized varieties: Galician in Galicia and Portuguese in the other countries.
- Ghana : A country in West Africa, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean, Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso, and Togo.
- Gibraltar : Self-governing British overseas territory located on the southern end of the Iberian Peninsula and Europe, overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar.
- Honor Harrington : The central character in an extensive science fiction series created by David Weber, with considerable personality resemblances, although far higher technology, to Horatio Hornblower
- Horse : Strong, intelligent equine in domestication for thousands of years and also found in the wild in feral populations.
- Iberian Peninsula : Peninsula containing Portugal, Spain, Andorra and Gibraltar, bordering the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean.
- Italian support for Iraq during the Iran-Iraq War : Add brief definition or description
- Jorge Luis Borges : An Argentinean author best known for his Magical Realism short stories.
- Judaism : Monotheistic religion of the Jewish people based on the Torah.
- Knights Templar : Medieval order of chivalry suppressed in the thirteenth century.
- Kochi (India) : Add brief definition or description
- Kochi, India : Add brief definition or description
- Latin America : The region of the Americas that shares a common tradition and historical heritage of European colonization, mostly Iberian.
- Macau : A Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, and former Portuguese colony, located on the South China Sea south of Guangzhou.
- Maharashtra : Add brief definition or description
- Mediterranean Sea : The body of water separating Europe from Africa.
- Merchant navy : Use of sea for transportation of goods and passengers
- Mission San Diego de Alcalá : A former religious outpost established in 1769 on the west coast of North America in the present-day State of California by Roman Catholics of the Franciscan Order under the direction of the Spanish crown.
- Mozarabic language : Extinct Romance language spoken during the Middle Ages in the Muslim part of the Iberian Peninsula.
- New Bedford, Massachusetts : Add brief definition or description
- New England cuisine : Principally developed by English settlers with influences from Native Americans of the area (e.g.,corn), the style includes many things from the abundant local seafood (e.g., New England clambake), long-cooked dishes such as Boston baked beans, and dishes either based on staples of ships (e.g., molasses), or of immigrants in maritime communities (e.g., Portuguese)
- Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine : Award conferred once a year by the Swedish Karolinska Institute, for physiology or medicine, since 1901.
- Occitania : Area of southwestern Europe were the Occitan language is spoken.
- Panthera leo (Lion) : Large gregarious predatory carnivorous feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male, one of four big cats in the genus Panthera, and a member of the family Felidae.
- Peninsula : A piece of land surrounded mostly by sea, but adjoining some land.
- Port (wine) : Port is a sweet, fortified dessert wine produced in the Douro Valley in northern Portugal and named from the seaport city of Porto.
- Portuguese Water Dog : A working dog in the retriever family, traditionally used to assist fishermen in Portugal.
- Portuguese cod casserole (bacalhau à Gomes de Sá) : A dish made primarily from dried cod, potatoes, and onions.
- Portuguese language : An Iberian Romance language, of the Indo-European family.
- Rabbit : Long-eared, short-tailed, burrowing mammals of the family Leporidae of the order Lagomorpha, found in several parts of the world.
- Sephardi Jews : Add brief definition or description
- South Africa : The southernmost African nation; population about 50,000,000.
- Spain : South-west European parliamentary monarchy (population c. 40.5 million; capital Madrid) between the Atlantic Ocean and Bay of Biscay to the north-west and the Mediterranean Sea to the south and east; the Pyrenees mountain range forms the border with France to the north-east, and Portugal is situated to the west.
- Spanish language : A Romance language widely spoken in Spain, its current and former territories, and the United States of America.
- USS Almaack (AKA-10) : attack cargo ship of the Second World War
- Vasco da Gama : Portuguese explorer who established a sea route from Europe to India.
- Vipera seoanei : Baskian viper; venomous viper species found in extreme southwestern France and the northern regions of Spain and Portugal.
- Virginia, history : Add brief definition or description
- Wonders of the world : Lists of especially remarkable artificial or natural structures of worldwide importance