Definition of Barongs

1. barong [n] - See also: barong



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Barongs

baron and femme
baronage
baronages
baronduki
baroness
baronesses
baronet
baronetage
baronetages
baronetcies
baronetcy
baronetise
baronetize
baronets
barong
barongs (current term)
baronial
baronially
baronies
baronne
baronnes
baronries
baronry
barons
barony
barophile
barophiles
barophilic
baroque
baroque organ

Literary usage of Barongs

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1. Recollections of Full Years by Helen Herron Taft (1914)
"... gaze which offered a strong contrast to the soft-eyed modesty of the Christian tribes. In their Bashes they all carried long knives called barongs, ..."

2. The Philippine Islands and Their People: A Record of Personal Observation by Dean Conant Worcester (1898)
"The number of barongs, krises, and lances that immediately appeared was amazing. As to their peaceableness: three Chinamen living near their village had ..."

3. The Philippines: A Record of Personal Observations and Experiences by Albert Gardner Robinson (1901)
"... and barongs has run into thousands of dollars already. It is beginning to establish an industry. A notable percentage of those now offered are newly ..."

4. The Story of the Exposition: Being the Official History of the International by Frank Morton Todd (1921)
"And there was a deal of intricate and beautiful wood carving, and many stencil designs, and fierce looking spears, krises, barongs, and other weapons. ..."

5. From Midshipman to Rear-admiral by Bradley Allen Fiske (1919)
"soldiers with barongs, and a dense vegetation, and a shedevil of a sultana, in green, coiled on a table, spitting the red juice of the betel-nut. ..."

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