Origin of siamang
Examples from the Web for siamang
They pulled with all their might; and Lanark, the cockswain, steered her for the siamang.Four Young Explorers|Oliver Optic
A Siamang, however, was seen by Mr. Bennett to seize and devour greedily a live lizard.
The siamang differs from the other species of long-armed apes in the formation of its feet and in several other characteristics.Natural History in Anecdote|Various
M. Duvaucel, likewise, affirms that the cry of the Siamang may be heard for miles—making the woods ring again.
"Ay, it is a Siamang ape—next in size to the orang-utan," said Van der Kemp, who stood at his friend's elbow.Blown to Bits|Robert Michael Ballantyne