Hispaniola is a that was explored and claimed by Columbus on his first voyage in 1492 and became a springboard for Spanish conquest of the Caribbean and the mainland.

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  • Type: island
  • Location: ,
  • Population: 21,400,000
  • Latitude of center: 19° north
  • Longitude of center: 71° west
  • Elevation: 2331 meters (7648 feet)
  • Wikidata: Hispaniola
  • Wikimedia Commons: Hispaniola

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Other Names for Hispaniola

Esperanto: Hispaniolo, French: Haïti, French: Hispaniola, French: Ile d'Haïti, French: Saint-Domingue, German: Hispaniola, Italian: Hispaniola, Portuguese: Hispaniola, Spanish: Española, Spanish: Isla de Santo Domingo, Spanish: La Española, Spanish: Santo Domingo, Bohio, Kiskeya, Quisqueya
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