OTHER WORDS FROM East IndiesEast Indian, adjective, nounpseu·do-East In·di·an, adjective, noun
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The child is yours: for it cannot belong to a man who has been three years absent in the East-Indies.Three Hours after Marriage|John Gay
They are so call'd, because the same sort is found in the East-Indies.A New Voyage to Carolina|John Lawson
The manner of building is somewhat strange: yet generally used in this Part of the East-Indies.