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  • Definitions starting with H: harkler's club
    Entry: /háhklaz klob/ [cf. Gul. hack'lus Hercules (Gonzales 1922:305)] n. Hercules' club, a shrub: 1835 Zanthoxylum clava herculis. -- Hercules' Club [Toothache tree] (Journal 26). (Exuma, ...

  • Definitions starting with H: head
    Entry: n. 1. 1W Car.] the stump of a root vegetable; the part which is planted; the main plant as opposed to sprouts. (Black) 2. [cf. ...

  • Definitions starting with H: head
    Entry: v. [cf. DAE headwind a wind directly oppos-ing a ship in its course) (of wind when sailing) to come from ahead: The wind head--they can't ...

  • Definitions starting with H: her
    Entry: [probably from hypercorrection of HIS her, but cf. Brit. dial. West, Scots her his EDD] poss. adj. his: 1918 under her [his] protection (Parsons 34). ...

  • Definitions starting with M: macko jack
    Entry: [cf. ALMACO JACK] n. a fish, probably Serbia rivoliana. (Andros, San Sal.) ...

  • Definitions starting with H: Here I stand in the well
    Entry: n. a children's game (Albury 103). (Long, Andros) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: malafee
    Entry: [Gul. idem (Parsons 1923:xxi); cf. also Car. Sp. malafo aguardiente (Álvarez Nazario 1974:217); cf. also Gul. malawu whiskey, any alcoholic beverage; cf. Kongo, kikongo, tshiLuba ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mally bump
    Entry: [etym?] n. a bump on the head. cf. CAMALLY, PAMALLY (Andros, San Sal.) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: manchineedle, manchineely
    Entry: (Andros); manjaneedle (Mayag.); marchin' eel (White); machinella (Nassau); machineel [cf. Car, manjeneel etc. idem; cf. OED forms manchinello, machineel from Sp. manzanilla, diminutive of manzana ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mangola
    Entry: [cf. Haitian mãgo-la that mango; the fruit itself is said to come from Haiti] n. a variety of mango that is large, sweet, purple to ...

  • Definitions starting with M: mango snapper
    Entry: (Andros, Eleu.); maingra snapper (Mayag.) [cf. W3 mangrove snapper idem; cf. MANGRO] n. a fish, Lutjanus griseus. = GREY SNAPPER ...

  • Definitions starting with M: man head
    Entry: [etym?] n. the constrictor snake. (Andros) ...

  • Definitions starting with M: maple
    Entry: [name from unrelated Brit., US genus Acer] n. a tree, Isacoria paniculata: 1905 (Shattuck 220). (Andros) ...

  • Definitions starting with H: hice, hist, hyst, h'ist
    Entry: /hays/ [Atlantic; cf. OED hoise, now hoist to raise aloft by means of a rope or pulley and tackle, originally nautical: 1547 "Hyce up an ...

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