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Jacmel

[French zhak-mel]
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noun
  1. a seaport in S Haiti.
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Historical Examples

  • If any were left at home Jacmel must have been as populous as an African ants' nest.

    The English in the West Indies

    James Anthony Froude

  • Odours, not Arabian, from open drains reminded me of Jacmel.

    The English in the West Indies

    James Anthony Froude

  • Jacmel was an outlying symptom; Port au Prince was the central ulcer.

    The English in the West Indies

    James Anthony Froude

  • Jacmel lay white in the blazing sun as the Stella dropped anchor.

  • Englishmen move about in Jacmel as if they were ashamed of themselves among their dusky lords and masters.

    The English in the West Indies

    James Anthony Froude