Sentence Examples


  • Hippopotami are found on the coast, and alligators are common in the rivers and lagoons of the low country.
  • Hippopotami are still found in the Umgeni river and crocodiles in several of the coast streams. Leopards and panthers are found in thickly wooded kloofs.
  • Hippopotami and crocodiles abound in the rivers, which are well stocked with many kinds of fish, including varieties resembling perch and bream; and otters make their home in the river banks.
  • The usual figures are goats sand hippopotami; always having the body covered with cross lines to express the connection of the outlines (Plate I.
  • Hippopotami are found in the upper part of the river, and crocodiles abound in the creeks.