Sentence Examples

  • To Carmania belonged also the coast, with the islands and harbours of Hormuz and Bander Abbasi.
  • He inaugurated new missionary enterprises from Hormuz to Japan and the Malay Archipelago, leaving an organized Christian community wherever he preached; he directed by correspondence the ecclesiastical policy of John III.
  • This quality is nowhere better exemplified than in his letters to Gaspar Baertz (Barzaeus), the Flemish Jesuit whom he sent to Hormuz, or in his suggestions for the establishment of a Portuguese staple in Japan.
  • At Hormuz he embarked for India, landing at Thana, near Bombay.
  • The " kings of Hormuz " claimed authority over the coast land until the beginning of the 16th century.