Bombay vs Xeraphim - What's the difference?

bombay | xeraphim |


As nouns the difference between bombay and xeraphim

is that bombay is a cat of the bombay breed while xeraphim is (obsolete) an old monetary unit of bombay, equal to three fifths of a rupee.

As a proper noun bombay

is mumbai, the state capital of maharashtra, india.

bombay

English

(Bombay Cat)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • Mumbai, the state capital of Maharashtra, India.
  • * 1945 , Noël Coward, I Wonder What Happened to Him?
  • Have you heard any word
    Of that bloke in the "Third" -
    Was it Sotherby, Sedgewick or Sim?
    They had him chucked out of a club in Bombay .
    But apart from his mess bills exceeding his pay,
    He took to pig-sticking in quite the wrong way.
    I wonder what happened to him?
  • A medium size short hair domestic cat breed meant to resemble a Black Panther]], developed in Kentucky during the [[1950s.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A cat of the Bombay breed.
  • Derived terms

    * Bombay cat * Bombay duck * Bombay mix

    References

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    xeraphim

    English

    Alternative forms

    * xeraphin, xerapheen

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) An old monetary unit of Bombay, equal to three fifths of a rupee.
  • References

    * Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913).