Pirates are always popular. From children's stories like Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson to classic swashbuckling films with Errol Flynn, or the recent Disney Pirates of the Caribbean movies, pirates fascinate and captivate. They also have their own way of talking, and live in a world very different from our own. That's where this dictionary comes in. Here you'll find all the common words and phrases pirates used, and the stories of many famous pirates too.
The tidal mouth, or opening into the sea or ocean, of a large river. An estuary is a good place to make landfall because rivers are often navigable. An estuary is also often the side of a city, or at least a settlement.