Synonyms for Ternate:


ternate (noun)

Usage examples for ternate

  1. It was written at Ternate in February 1858, and sent to Mr. Darwin with a request that it might be shown to me if thought sufficiently novel and interesting. – The Antiquity of Man by Charles Lyell
  2. At Ternate Drake sent a velvet cloak as a present to the king, requesting provisions, and that he might be allowed to trade for spices. – The Sea: Its Stirring Story of Adventure, Peril, & Heroism. Volume 1 by Frederick Whymper
  3. With this miniature army and navy, and by means of his alliance with the distant commonwealth, of whose power this handful of men was a symbol, the King of Ternate was thenceforth to hold his own against the rival potentate on the other island, supported by the Spanish king. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley