Sinbad the Sailor

Sinbad the Sailor [sin′bad΄]
n.
a merchant in The Arabian Nights who makes seven adventurous voyages

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(also Sindbad)
a character in one of the stories in the Arabian Nights. He is a sailor who has unusual and dangerous adventures each time he goes to sea. In the 19th century the story of his seven journeys became a popular subject for pantomimes in Britain.

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