What does nautical mean?

Definitions for nauticalˈnɔ tɪ kəl, ˈnɒt ɪ-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nautical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nautical, maritime, marine(adj)

    relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen

    "nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance"

Wiktionary

  1. nautical(Adjective)

    Relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen.

    nautical charts

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nautical(adj)

    of or pertaining to seamen, to the art of navigation, or to ships; as, nautical skill

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nautical

    naw′tik-al, adj. of or pertaining to ships, to sailors, or to navigation: naval: marine.—adv. Nau′tically.—Nautical almanac, an almanac giving information specially useful to sailors; Nautical mile, one-sixtieth of a degree measured at the Equator (=about 2025 yards). [L. nauticus—Gr. nautikosnaus; cog. with L. navis, a ship.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nautical in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nautical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ash Carter:

    The 12 nautical miles that I think you’re referring to does not pertain to features that were submerged and now are no longer submerged.

  2. Chris Griffin:

    As the Chinese go forward with this, they are making the claim that this is our territory and the waters surrounding within about 12 nautical miles are our territorial waters.

  3. John Dalhuisen:

    You will have a bunch of boats ... sitting about 30 nautical miles (56 km) off Libya's territorial waters able in practice to serve no other useful function than search and rescue.

  4. John McCain:

    The administration has continued to restrict our Navy ships from operating within 12 nautical miles of China's reclaimed islands, this is a dangerous mistake that grants de facto recognition of China's man-made sovereignty claims.

  5. Tamotsu Iba:

    Sony is like a ship that has set sail in the stormy weather of the electronics business, led by a captain who's using a flawed nautical map, he doesn't have the sensibility or intellect to notice it's wrong. Do board members, who should be in a position to supervise the captain, not notice? Are they tolerating it, not willing to point it out?

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