naufrage

See also: naufragé and naûfrage

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French, from Latin naufragium; navis + frangere.

NounEdit

naufrage

  1. (obsolete) shipwreck; ruin
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for naufrage in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


FrenchEdit

 
Naufrage

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin naufragium.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /no.fʁaʒ/
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NounEdit

naufrage m (plural naufrages)

  1. shipwreck

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

naufrage

  1. first-person singular present indicative of naufrager
  2. third-person singular present indicative of naufrager
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of naufrager
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of naufrager
  5. second-person singular imperative of naufrager

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

naufrage

  1. vocative masculine singular of naufragus