Caravel in a Sentence  ðŸ”Š

Definition of Caravel

a small sailing ship developed and used by the Portuguese and Spanish during 15th and 16th century exploration

Examples of Caravel in a sentence

With its gently sloping bow and single stern castle, the caravel was easily distinguishable from other 15th century ships.  ðŸ”Š

A Portuguese caravel traveled swiftly along the coast of Africa, the sailors inside in search of things to trade.  ðŸ”Š

Christopher Columbus’s favorite ship, the Nina, was a caravel that was known for its maneuverability.  ðŸ”Š

As he sped along in his small caravel during the 1440s, Henry the Navigator explored parts of the world that were previously uncharted.  ðŸ”Š

The Spanish king ordered a caravel to be built so that his Mediterranean explorers could venture out into new areas.  ðŸ”Š

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