See also: ναῦς

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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ναυς ‎(nafsf ‎(plural νήες)

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

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SynonymsEdit

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