What does naval mean?

Definitions for navalˈneɪ vəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. naval(adj)

    connected with or belonging to or used in a navy

    "naval history"; "naval commander"; "naval vessels"

Wiktionary

  1. naval(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a navy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Naval(adj)

    having to do with shipping; of or pertaining to ships or a navy; consisting of ships; as, naval forces, successes, stores, etc

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Naval

    nā′val, adj. pertaining to ships: consisting of, or possessing, ships: marine: nautical: belonging to the navy.—Naval brigade, a body of seamen so arranged as to be able to serve on land; Naval officer, an officer on board a man-of-war: a custom-house officer of high rank in the United States; Naval tactics, the science and methods of managing and moving squadrons of ships. [Fr.,—L. navalisnavis, a ship.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'naval' in Adjectives Frequency: #759

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naval in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naval in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jason Wareham:

    He wore his naval uniform from World War II.

  2. Winston Churchill:

    Don't talk to me about naval tradition. It's nothing but rum, sodomy and the lash.

  3. Vice Admiral Michael Connor:

    Incidents that violate the trust of our sailors go against every core value we hold sacred in our naval service.

  4. David Brewster:

    India sees the presence of any Chinese naval vessel as an intrusion. There is a big ramp-up in their presence, which is clearly intended to send a message to India.

  5. Franklin D. Roosevelt, Address to Congress, Dec. 8, 1941:

    Yesterday, December 7, 1941 - a date which will live on in infamy - the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.

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