- a seaport on E Minorca, in the Balearic Islands.
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Examples from the Web for mahon
The ship had a good run from off Mahon to Leghorn where we anchored in the outer roads.
The next day the weather moderated a little, and we got under way for Mahon.
The men-of-war of the Dutch and the French, rendezvoused at Mahon, as well as ourselves.
He and Mahon prowled soberly about hatches and ventilators, sniffing.
Mahon, who went first, fainted there, and the man who went to fetch him out did likewise.