noun (used with a plural verb)
Examples from the Web for azores
On the return voyage the Squirrel with Gilbert and all on board was lost in a storm just north of the Azores.The Colonization of North America|Herbert Eugene Bolton
The sky was very threatening and rainy, and it was rather cold, by which they knew that they had not yet reached the Azores.
In the morning of the 18th they stood in, discovered an anchorage, sent a boat ashore, and found it was St. Mary's of the Azores.
Its resemblance in situation to the conical mountain Pico in the Azores strikes the observer.Pleasures of the telescope|Garrett Serviss
Later still they degenerated into mere angle strips, as in the cathedral of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores and elsewhere.Portuguese Architecture|Walter Crum Watson