- a city in N Puerto Rico.
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As we have said, the manati has no appearance of hind-limbs.
It is known as the Manati, and the Portuguese call it “peixe boi,” which is only “fish-cow” done into Portuguese.Popular Adventure Tales
This manati was for long a joy to the whole island, and many natives and Christians daily visited this animal.De Orbe Novo, Volume 1 (of 2)
Trans. by Francis Augustus MacNutt
It is known as the Manati, and the Portuguese call it “peixe hoi,” which is only “fish-cow” done into Portuguese.
The flesh of the manati is much esteemed, and tastes somewhat between beef and pork, altogether different from “fish.”