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Famous Portuguese Poets - Famous Poets from Portugal

This famous Portuguese poets section is an educational source of information and inspiration featuring reknown Portuguese poets. Here you will find famous poets of our time and times past from Portugal.

 
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Bocage, Manuel Maria Barbosa du

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Portuguese poet, was a native of Setubal.
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Camoens, Luis Vaz De

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This prince of Portuguese poets, sprang from an illustrious and wealthy family of Galician origin, whose seat, called the castle of Camoens, lay near Cape Finisterre.
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Cesariny, Mário

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Mário Cesariny de Vasconcelos also known as Mário Cesariny (August 9, 1923, Lisbon, Portugal - November 26, 2006, Lisbon, Portugal) is among the most important Portuguese surrealist poets, having published several major works during a career spanning 50 years. Cesariny was also a painter, but his work became more centered on poetry in the 1950s.. Portuguese surrealist poet
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Corte-Real, Jeronymo

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Portuguese epic poet, came of a noble Portuguese stock.
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Cruz E Silva, Antonio Diniz Da

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Portuguese heroic-comic poet.
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Deus, João De

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DEUS, JOÃO DE , the greatest Portuguese poet of his generation, was born at San Bartholomeu de Messines in the province of Algarve on the 8th of March 1830.
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Enriquez Gomez, Antonio

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Spanish dramatist, poet and novelist of Portuguese-Jewish origin.
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Espanca, Florbela

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Florbela Espanca (Portuguese pronunciation: ; birth name Flor Bela de Alma da Conceição), Portuguese poet (Vila Viçosa, December 8, 1894 — Matosinhos, December 8, 1930). Precursor of the feminist movement in Portugal, she had a tumultuous and eventful life that shaped her erotic and feminine writings.. Portuguese poet
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Falcão, Christovão De Sousa

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Portuguese poet, came of a noble family settled at Portalegre in the Alemtejo, which had originated with John Falcon or Falconet, one of the Englishmen who went to Portugal in 1386 in the suite of Philippa of Lancaster.
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Faria Y Sousa, Manuel De

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Spanish and Portuguese historian and poet, was born of an ancient Portuguese family, probably at Pombeiro, on the 18th of March 1590, attended the university of Braga for some years, and when about fourteen entered the service of the bishop of Oporto.
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Ferreira, Antonio

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Portuguese poet, was a native of Lisbon; his father held the post of escrivão de fazenda in the house of the duke of Coimbra at Setubal, so that he must there have met the great adventurer Mendes Pinto.
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Gonzaga, Tomás Antônio

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Tomás António Gonzaga was a Portuguese -born Brazilian poet. One of the most famous Neoclassic colonial Brazilian writers, he was also the ouvidor and the ombudsman of the city of Ouro Preto (formerly "Vila Rica"), as well as the desembargador of the appeal court in Bahia. He wrote under the pen name Dirceu .
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Pessoa, Fernando

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. Portuguese poet writer philosopher literary critic and translator

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