from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of marine univalve shells; the gondola.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of gastropods, of the family Volutidæ.
- n. In entomology, a genus of beetles, of the family Trogositidœ.
- n. [lowercase] In Greek antiquity, a form of vase of deep and upright shape, without foot or handles; a bowl.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
a large cymbium (a sea shell), besides other trifles common to almost all the natives we had seen.