Sentence Examples with the word ebon

In the Ebon language there are inclusive and exclusive forms of the personal pronouns which, so far as has been ascertained, do not occur in any of the other languages.

Bobbing up and down in that sea, Pip's ebon head showed like a head of cloves.

Among the Carolines and the Marshalls darker and more savage communities are found, suggesting a Melanesian element, which is further traceable in the Ebon (Marshall) and other languages.

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In the Ebon language, however, the tenses are sometimes marked; but in that the simple form of the verb is frequently given.