Example sentences from the Web for amoy
On the morning of the 29th of May, came into the port of Amoy and anchored.Kathay: A Cruise in the China Seas|W. Hastings Macaulay
The shopkeeping class comes mostly from Fuh-kien and the coast districts of Amoy.
Mr. Swinhoe at my request looked at the dogs in China, at Amoy, and he soon noticed a brown dog with yellow spots over the eyes.
The Viceroy of Amoy sent a flag of truce to demand what was wanted.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
Their Missionary efforts is one of the most striking and praiseworthy characteristics of the Amoy churches.