Sentence Examples with the word cape verde islands

The prosperity it retains is not a little due to Portuguese from the Cape Verde Islands and the Azores, and to British Americans.

Roseus or antiquorum, white, with a rosy tinge above, and with scarlet wing-coverts, while the remiges are black (as in all species), ranges from the Cape Verde Islands to India and Ceylon, north as far as Lake Baikal; southwards through Africa and Madagascar, eventually as P. minor.