A vessel was even dispatched to the Bermudas to seize there a supply of powder, of which the general, always listening, had heard.
I always get the Bahamas mixed up with the Bermudas, anyway.
An interesting account of the appearance of a vast swarm of these butterflies in the Bermudas is given by Jones in "Psyche," vol.
The Mediterranean, Helena, how blue it is—the Bermudas, how fine they are of a winter day!
Justice Overdo mentions the Bermudas with a righteous indignation.
The thing already had passed beyond the scope of the Bermudas.
Can you explain why the Ionian is headed for the Bermudas, for you have later information than any in my possession?
Dew from the Bermudas was probably wanted for some of his magical rites.
The Bermudas were from the earliest times recognized as an important marine station.
Remember that every year many birds are blown to Madeira and to the Bermudas.
Atlantic island, named for Spanish explorer Juan de Bermudez (d.1570), who discovered it c.1515. Bermuda shorts first attested 1946 (in "The Princeton Alumni Weekly"), from the type of garb worn by U.S. tourists there. Bermuda triangle in the supernatural sense was popular from 1972. As the adjective form, Bermudian (1777) holds seniority over Bermudan (1895).
Note: Bermuda is a popular resort.
Note: A group of colonists on their way to Virginia in 1609 were shipwrecked in Bermuda; William Shakespeare based his play The Tempest on this incident.