or Ma·cas·sar, Ma·kas·ar
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Makassar was actually on his way; and to be towed there really saved time.
Mesman was a Dutch merchant with whom Jasper had had many dealings, a considerable person in Makassar.
But it looked only like a bit of marine news: English brig Bonito gone ashore outside Makassar roads.
Makassar, the straits of, usually written Macassar, but more accurately Mangkassar.
The Dutch are in possession of Makassar, and had formerly settlements on the northwest coast and in the bay of Sawa.