Definition of Matelotes

1. Noun. (plural of matelote) ¹



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Definition of Matelotes

1. matelote [n] - See also: matelote

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Matelotes

matchwinners
matchwinning
matchwood
matchwoods
matchy
matchy-matchy
mated
matehood
mateless
matelot
matelote
matelotes (current term)
matelots
mateology
mateotechny
mater
mater lectionis
materfamilias
materfamiliases
materia
materia alba
materia medica
material
material body
material breach
material breaches

Literary usage of Matelotes

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1. Hakluytus Posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"... and they brought in then- hands Crosses, and saluted the Spaniards in the Spanish tongue, saying, Buenas dias, matelotes, that is to say, ..."

2. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"The Iles of matelotes. PURCHAS HIS PILGRIMES In the same yeere 1542. Don Anthonie de Mendoça, sent unto the Hands of Mindanao a Fleete of sixe Ships with ..."

3. Names and Their Histories: A Handbook of Historical Geography and by Isaac Taylor (1898)
"matelotes, a group in the Carolines, was so named by Villalobos, in 1545, because the natives came out in canoes, crying buenos días, ..."

4. Hakluytus posthumus or Purchas his pilgrimes: Contayning a History of the by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"The lles of matelotes. In the same yeere 1542. Don Anthonie de Mendoca, sent unto the Hands of Mindanao a Fleete of sixe Ships with foure hundred Souldiers, ..."

5. The Universal Magazine (1793)
"... man in ths world for providing weddi ig-dinners, and for cooking matelotes. 1 was brought up in his tavern ; and, at the age of fourteen, ..."

6. The Discoveries of the World, from Their First Original Unto the Year of Our by António Galvão, Richard Hakluyt, Charles Ramsay Drinkwater Bethune (1862)
"matelotes.o' In the same yeere 1543, the first of February, Rui Lopez had sight of that noble island Mindanao, standing in 9 Mindanao. degrees : they could ..."

7. On the Grampian Hills: Grouse and Ptarmigan Shooting, Deer Stalking, Salmon by Frederick Feild Whitehurst (1882)
"... and small, beautifully-shaped hands and feet, after the fashion of matelotes in general, who are remarkable for those essentials to beauty of form. ..."

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