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, ablative singular in -ī, and accusative plural in -īs.

Number Singular Plural
nominative nāvis nāvēs
genitive nāvis nāvium
dative nāvī nāvibus
accusative nāvem
nāvim
nāvēs
nāvīs
ablative nāve
nāvī
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