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.
(en proper noun
Mumbai, the state capital of Maharashtra, India.
* 1945 , Noël Coward, 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.
- 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 cat of the Bombay breed.
* Bombay cat
* Bombay duck
* Bombay mix
* xeraphin, xerapheen
(obsolete) An old monetary unit of Bombay, equal to three fifths of a rupee.
* Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913).