Bucentaur

Bucentaur (Bucen`taur) , the state galley, worked by oars and manned by 168 rowers, in which the Doge of Venice used to sail on the occasion of the annual ceremony of wedding anew the Adriatic Sea by sinking a ring in it.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Buccleuch * Buceph`alus
Brutus, Lucius Junius
Brutus, Marcus Junius
Bruyère
Bryan, William Jennings
Bryant, William Cullen
Bryce, James
Brydges, Sir Samuel Egerton
Bubastis
Buccaneers
Buccleuch
Bucen`taur
Buceph`alus
Bucer Martin
Buch, Leopold von
Buchan
Buchanan, Claudius
Buchanan, George
Buchanan, James
Buchanan, Robert
Buchanites
Bucharest

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Bucentaur in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable