On hearing this the captain determined to stand out into the sea of Celebes to avoid another encounter with them.
They have thrown off the Malay yoke, and plunder as far as Celebes.
I think I enjoyed most the Timor case, as it is best demonstrated; but perhaps Celebes is really the most valuable.
We saw also a number of butterflies, which Mr Hooker said were peculiar to Celebes.
Parts of the interior of Celebes still remain unexplored and are said to be inhabited by cannibals and head-hunters.
It was a map of Celebes, and across the face of it ran red lines.
But the interruption of the sparking was only temporary, and he reached the island of Celebes safely.
In 1750 the Dutch extended the cultivation of the plant to the Celebes.
An alphabet, and a literature, indicative of Indian influence, are common to both Java and Celebes.
The Macassars are produced in the district of that name on island of Celebes.
old name for modern Sulawesi (which itself might be a native corruption of Celebes) in Indonesia, first used by Portuguese, 1512, perhaps from Os Célebres "the famous ones," a name given by navigators to the dangerous capes on the island's northeast coast.