Latin Nautical Glossary

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== C ==
 
== C ==
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carina: keel
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celoces: swift galleys reckoned among the small craft of a fleet
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cercurus: a swift vessel, of no great size, driven by sail and oar, used as a fast merchantman as well as an auxillary in the fleets
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ceruchus: lift - a line from the mast truck to the yardarm
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clavus: helm, tiller
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codicarius: river boatman
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constratum: the fighting deck of a galley, the main deck of a merchantman
  
 
== D ==
 
== D ==

Revision as of 19:56, 16 November 2010


Contents

A

acatus: boat

adminiculum: tiller

ancora: anchor

ancorale: sheet anchor

antennae: yard

apertus: (galley) with open sides

aplustre: stern ornament

B

biremis: two-banked galley

C

carina: keel

celoces: swift galleys reckoned among the small craft of a fleet

cercurus: a swift vessel, of no great size, driven by sail and oar, used as a fast merchantman as well as an auxillary in the fleets

ceruchus: lift - a line from the mast truck to the yardarm

clavus: helm, tiller

codicarius: river boatman

constratum: the fighting deck of a galley, the main deck of a merchantman

D

E

F

G

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