Search

1238 search results

Page 50 out of 89 Pages

  • Definitions starting with P: pick in
    Entry: See PICK³2. ...

  • Definitions starting with N: nalsada
    Entry: [etym] n. a small fish (sp?): If you ain't got codliver oil, they got something call nalsada they catch out to sea and fry the fat ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pick out
    Entry: See PICK¹ v. ...

  • Definitions starting with P: pick peter
    Entry: [see PICKCHEELY] n. the grey kingbird, Tyrannus dominicensis: 1960 (Bond 150). 1977 There are many kinds of birds here. . .tobacco doves, pick-peters, woodpeckers (Albury ...

  • Definitions starting with N: Names (place names)
    Entry: The names of many Bahamian islands and settlements go back hundreds of years and serve as reminders of earlier periods of the islands' history. The ...

  • Definitions starting with N: Nassau
    Entry: [named after Nassau, a former duchy now part of Hesse, Germany; its Dutch line of rulers took the title of Prince of Orange and included ...

  • Definitions starting with N: nam-sack
    Entry: (Cat); num-sack (Andros) [cf. nam-sack in Gul]. (Writers' Program 1940:15), DJE "blend of nam (cf. nambu field-bag. .. cf. Twi ε-nãm meat) and knapsack"; cf. ...

  • Definitions starting with N: -nay
    Entry: /ney/ [probably from and they; cf. AND those, -dem for possible African origin] suffix. after a person's name to indicate the inclusion of his or ...

  • Definitions starting with N: needle
    Entry: [US slang idem DAS; OED the sharply pointed end of a hypodermic or other syringe] n. an injection of medicine: Doctor say, "Well, I have ...

  • Definitions starting with N: negro fish
    Entry: [from its dark color?] n. Obs. a fish: 1731 Perca marina puncticulata . the Negro fish (Catesby 7). cf. NIGGER FISH ...

  • Definitions starting with N: New Providence
    Entry: [see quot.] n. the island on which the Bahamian capital of Nassau is located: 1880 As far as is known, the first discoverer of the ...

  • Definitions starting with N: night gaulin
    Entry:  [W Car.; cf. GAULIN heron] n. the black-crowned night heron, Nycticorax nyeticorax: 1972 (Paterson 30). = CRAB CATCHER 1, GAULIN (Gen.)   ...

  • Definitions starting with N: niglum vitae, ninglum vitae
    Entry: /ní(ng)glam váytiy/; nignal whitey, nickly white (Eleu.); nigla whitey (Exuma); niglum whitey (Inagua, San Sal.); nigger whitey (Inagua, Mayag.); niggly whitey [cf. DJE nigum bitey ...

  • Definitions starting with N: nuss, nuss-head
    Entry: [cf. OED nurse a dogfish or shark; also nurse hound] n, a shark (sp?): 1731 Fish frequenting the Bahama Seas .. . Nuss (Catesby xliii). ...

<< previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 next >>

Keyword

add search plugin

The most popular searches are: