2. The first name of Vasco da Gama, a Portuguese explorer who was one of the most successful in the European Age of Discovery and the first person to sail directly from Europe to India.
3. A fan of the Brazilian soccer team "Vasco da Gama" in Rio de Janeiro.
2. Vasco da Gama sailed from Europe to India.
3. Nao gosto de Fluminense. Sou vasco. (I don't like Fluminense. I'm a fan of the Vasco da Gama team.)
Charachters appearing in episodes of Vasco's soap operas may well include, but are not confined to, a brother-in-law squaddie who turns up unannounced at your door and stays for the next six months whilst making full use of the facilities and an overpriced, over rated camper van that is a money pit.
Vasco's often enjoy the company of animals which, again, provide the source of many new story lines and anecdotes.
B: Oh man, I had a Vasco!!