Definition of Marabous

1. Noun. (plural of marabou) ¹



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Definition of Marabous

1. marabou [n] - See also: marabou

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Marabous

maquettes
maqui
maquila
maquiladora
maquiladoras
maquilas
maquillage
maquillages
maquis
mar
mara
marabaraba
marabi
marabou
marabou stork
marabous (current term)
marabout
maraboutic
marabouts
marabunta
marabuntas
maraca
maracan
maracas
maracatu
maracock
maracocks
marae
maraes
maraging

Literary usage of Marabous

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1. With Flashlight and Rifle: A Record of Hunting Adventures and of Studies in by Carl Georg Schillings (1906)
"I can only say that this young rhinoceros attached himself to me in a very few weeks, and got to dis- MV marabous MADE r. ..."

2. With Flash-light and Rifle: Photographing by Flash-light at Night the Wild by Carl Georg Schillings (1905)
"Unless the lion be hungry, he rarely attacks human beings. And he need not go hungry in East Africa, FI.OCK OF marabous which is still rich in wild game. ..."

3. Waifs and strays of natural history by Margaret Gatty (1871)
"The marabous of ... In consequence of the obligation conferred by the preceding article, and in return for the friendly offices of the marabous of Arman- ..."

4. A Voyage to Senegal, Or, Historical, Philosophical, and Political Memoirs by Jean Baptiste LĂ©onard Durand (1806)
"The second tribe is known by the .name of marabous of ... It does not appear that government pays any duty to the marabous of ..."

5. The Voyages Made by the Sieur D. B. to the Islands Dauphine Or Madagascar by [Du Bois] (1897)
"These are the marabous who give them their Gris-gris ... undertake nothing of consequence without consulting these marabous, who to give a response to what ..."

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