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ναυς

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ναῦς (naûs, ship), Proto-Indo-European *néh₂us. Cognate with Italian nave, Persian ناو (nâv).

NounEdit

ναυς (nafsf (plural νήες)

  1. (nautical, obsolete) ship (large water vessel)
  2. (architecture) nave (part of a church)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • see:– πλοίο n (ploío, large ship) for other types of vessel.