Definition of Tinajas

1. Noun. (plural of tinaja) ¹



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Definition of Tinajas

1. tinaja [n] - See also: tinaja

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tinajas

tin plague
tin plate
tin plates
tin polyphosphates
tin pyrites
tin radioisotopes
tin sandwich
tin sandwiches
tin snips
tin soldier
tin soldiers
tin tabernacle
tin whistle
tin whistles
tinaja
tinajas (current term)
tinaksite
tinamides
tinamou
tinamous
tincal
tincalconite
tincals
tinchel
tinchels
tinclad
tinclads
tinct
tinctable
tincted

Literary usage of Tinajas

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1. The Beginnings of San Francisco: From the Expedition of Anza, 1774, to the by Zoeth Skinner Eldredge (1912)
"... LAS tinajas ALTAS—ONE OF THE UPPER TANKS Note the overhanging walls ... LAS tinajas ALTAS—THE LOWER TANK ..."

2. Journal by Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1873)
"The tinajas were either large earthenware vessels, containing about a hogshead each, ... In olden times wines were kept in tinajas, underground, which, ..."

3. Venezuela: Or, Sketches of Life in a South American Republic: with the by Edward B. Eastwick (1868)
"A Visit to Las tinajas—The Lake of Tacarigua—Adieu to Valencia—Republican Jehus—A Coffee Hacienda—Recruiting under Difficulties—The beautiful Vale of ..."

4. New Trails in Mexico: An Account of One Year's Exploration in North-western by Carl Lumholtz (1912)
"... rest and with fresh gathered strength we continued our tracking and arrived in good time at tinajas Altas, where I was delighted to find my two Indians. ..."

5. El Gringo by William Watts Hart Davis (1857)
"tinajas. — Mexican People. — Intermarriage with Indians. — Character. — Courage. — Morals. — Vice. — Cause of Prostitution. — Carrying Weapons. — Beggars. ..."

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