Meaning of Balboa
Pronunciation: (bal-bō'u Sp. bäl-bô'ä), [key]
- 1475?–1517, Spanish adventurer and explorer who discovered the Pacific Ocean in 1513.
- a seaport in Panama at the Pacific terminus of the Panama Canal. 2568.
- (l.c.) a silver coin and monetary unit of Panama, equal to 100 centesimos.
- balboa (Thesaurus)