See also: Naval

EnglishEdit

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From Middle English naval, from Middle French naval, from Latin nāvālis; equivalent to navy +‎ -al.

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naval (not comparable)

  1. (nautical) Of or relating to a navy.
    • 2012 March 1, William E. Carter, Merri Sue Carter, “The British Longitude Act Reconsidered”, in American Scientist[1], volume 100, number 2, page 87:
      Conditions were horrendous aboard most British naval vessels at the time. Scurvy and other diseases ran rampant, killing more seamen each year than all other causes combined, including combat.
  2. (nautical) Of or relating to ships in general.
    naval architect

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nāvālem, accusative singular form of nāvālis (of ships), from nāvis (ship).

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naval (masculine and feminine plural navals)

  1. naval

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French naval, from Latin nāvālem, accusative singular form of nāvālis (of ships), from nāvis (ship).

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naval (feminine singular navale, masculine plural navals, feminine plural navales)

  1. naval

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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nāvālem, accusative singular form of nāvālis (of ships), from nāvis (ship).

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naval m or f (plural navais)

  1. naval

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nāvālem, accusative singular form of nāvālis (of ships), from nāvis (ship).

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  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /naˈvaw/, [naˈvaʊ̯]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /nɐˈval/, [nɐˈvaɫ]

  • Hyphenation: na‧val
  • Rhymes: -al, -aw

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naval m or f (plural navais, comparable)

  1. naval

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French naval

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naval m or n (feminine singular navală, masculine plural navali, feminine and neuter plural navale)

  1. nautical

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nāvālem, accusative singular form of nāvālis (of ships), from nāvis (ship).

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naval (plural navales)

  1. (nautical) naval (of or relating to a navy)

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