Martin Waldseemüller

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Martin Waldseemüller (19t-century pentin).

Martin Waldseemüller (Laitinised Martinus Ilacomylus, Ilacomilus or Hylacomylus; c. 1470 – 16 Mairch 1520) wis a German cartografer. He an Matthias Ringmann are creditit wi the first recordit uisage o the wird America (Americae), on the 1507 cairt Universalis Cosmographia in honour o the Florentine splorer Amerigo Vespucci.