What does Nettles mean?

Definitions for Nettles
Net·tles

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  1. nettles(Noun)

    Small lengths of cord attached to a sail, used to secure the excess fabric after reefing; reef points

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nettles

    the halves of yarns in the unlaid end of a rope twisted for pointing or grafting

    Etymology: [See Knittle.]

  2. Nettles

    small lines used to sling hammocks under the deck beams

    Etymology: [See Knittle.]

  3. Nettles

    reef points

    Etymology: [See Knittle.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. nettles

    Small line used for seizings, and for hammock-clues. (See KNITTLE.)--To nettle, is to provoke.

How to pronounce Nettles?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Nettles in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nettles in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nettles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Nettles in a Sentence

  1. Swedish Proverb:

    Love is like dew that falls on both nettles and lilies.

Images & Illustrations of Nettles

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