Word Origin for amboyna
Examples from the Web for amboyna
At length we arrived at Amboyna, where we remained some time repairing damages and refitting the frigate as far as we were able.Ben Burton|W. H. G. Kingston
During thirty years the memory of the massacre of Amboyna had remained fresh with the English.A Short History of the Royal Navy 1217 to 1688|David Hannay
The only kinds known were the ring-necked lory and the common red and green lorikeet, both common at Amboyna.
On leaving Amboyna, we accordingly shaped our course in that direction.Mark Seaworth|William H.G. Kingston
One of my Amboyna lads, however, left me, so that I was still rather short of hands.