an island in the N Bahamas. 164 sq. mi. (425 sq. km).

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Examples from the Web for eleuthera

Contemporary Examples of eleuthera

  • I took the last water taxi running from Eleuthera to Harbour Island.

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Historical Examples of eleuthera

  • He had been over to the pier to look after the Eleuthera, and had found Joseph at his house.

  • Ah, he might have hired a boat like the Eleuthera to bring him off.

  • He promised to take good care of the Eleuthera, and he asked no troublesome questions.

  • A shot from her heavy gun knocked off the upper works on one side of the Eleuthera, but did no other damage.

  • Now, Mr. Passford, you can do as you did on our former voyage in the Eleuthera: turn in and sleep till morning.