Definition of Condores
1. condor [n] - See also: condor
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Condores
Literary usage of Condores
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Hakluytus Posthumus, Or, Purchas His Pilgrimes: Contayning a History of the by Samuel Purchas (1906)
"Contrariwise, those which they call condores, be of an exceeding condores. greatnesse, and of such a force, that not only they will open a sheep and eate it ..."
2. Proceedings of the First Pan American Financial Conference by Pan American financial conference (1915)
"... and the " condores " bonds (called " condores" because they are issued in Ecuador currency; 1 condor equals 10 sucres) were issued to pay off a small ..."
3. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1813)
"... I have feen but few ; but there are great numbers of a kind of birds, called condores, which are as white as ermine, ..."
4. The Literary History of Spanish America by Alfred Coester (1916)
"The first of this series of mature poems is El Nido de condores, dated 1877. A condor's nest situated on a gloomy and precipitous cliff above a defile in ..."
5. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1906)
"1588. have doubted seeing them flie, whether they were Bees or Butter-flies; but in truth they are birds. Contrariwise, those which they call condores, ..."