Cape, the southernmost point of Africa.
One of these lonely towers stands more than eight hundred feet above the sea-level, and warns ships off the terrible Agulhas Bank.
Lippincott’s Magazine, Vol. XVII, No. 99, March, 1876 Various
Here it strikes the Agulhas current at right angles, and hence possibly the deflection of a part of that current.
Memoirs of Service Afloat, During the War Between the States Raphael Semmes
Or thirty miles, if we exclude the five days wasted in a vain effort to stem the Agulhas current (see p. 15).
A Journal of the First Voyage of Vasco da Gama 1497-1499 Unknown
Cape Agulhas, a headland in South Africa, the southernmost point of the African continent
- Agulhas current
a warm ocean current flowing S along the SE coast of Africa.
a volcano on NE Bali, in Indonesia: erupted 1963. 10,300 feet (3139 meters).
agur gatherer; the collector, mentioned as author of the sayings in Prov. 30. Nothing is known of him beyond what is there recorded. Historical Examples agur, in the book of Proverbs, refers to some; and all through Scripture we find animals used as types of human character. The Book of Cats Charles H. Ross What’s […]