noun (used with a plural verb)
Definition for bermudas (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for bermudas
I suppose we only stopped at the Bermudas because they were in the programme.The Innocents Abroad|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
But these pious men were overruled; and, with many others, it was sent to the Bermudas, and sold as a slave.Diary in America, Series One|Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
A variety of the snapper, which forms a staple article of food in the Bermudas, and in the West Indies generally.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
It was now unanimously resolved to make for the island of Bermudas, it being the nearest land.
As for the vessel herself, she was one of those they build in the Bermudas.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, Vol. XII (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
British Dictionary definitions for bermudas
Word Origin and History for bermudas
Atlantic island, named for Spanish explorer Juan de Bermudez (d.1570), who discovered it c.1515. Bermuda shorts first attested 1946 (in "The Princeton Alumni Weekly"), from the type of garb worn by U.S. tourists there. Bermuda triangle in the supernatural sense was popular from 1972. As the adjective form, Bermudian (1777) holds seniority over Bermudan (1895).