balboa

noun bal·boa \ bal-ˈbō-ə \

Definition of balboa

: the traditional basic monetary unit of Panama — see Money Table

Origin and Etymology of balboa

Spanish, from Vasco Núñez de Balboa


Balboa

biographical name Bal·boa \ bal-ˈbō-ə \

Definition of Balboa

Vasco Núñez de 1475–1519 Spanish explorer and conquistador

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