navis

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See also: nāvis and nāvīs

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • nauis

Etymology 1[edit]

nāvis birēmis (bireme ship)

From Proto-Indo-European *néh₂us, cognate with Ancient Greek ναῦς (naûs, ship), Persian ناو (nâv), and Sanskrit नाव (nāva, ship).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nāvis f (genitive nāvis); third declension

  1. A ship
Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem, alternative accusative singular in -im and ablative singular in .

Number Singular Plural
nominative nāvis nāvēs
genitive nāvis nāvium
dative nāvī nāvibus
accusative nāvim
nāvem
nāvīs
nāvēs
ablative nāvī
nāve
nāvibus
vocative nāvis nāvēs
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of nāvus (active, diligent).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nāvīs

  1. dative masculine plural of nāvus
  2. dative feminine plural of nāvus
  3. dative neuter plural of nāvus
  4. ablative masculine plural of nāvus
  5. ablative feminine plural of nāvus
  6. ablative neuter plural of nāvus