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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bark, barquenoun

    a sailing ship with 3 (or more) masts


  1. barquenoun

    A sailing vessel of three or more masts, with all masts but the sternmost square-rigged, the sternmost being fore-and-aft-rigged

  2. barquenoun

    any small sailing vessel

  3. barquenoun

    a sailing vessel or boat of any kind

Webster Dictionary

  1. Barquenoun

    formerly, any small sailing vessel, as a pinnace, fishing smack, etc.; also, a rowing boat; a barge. Now applied poetically to a sailing vessel or boat of any kind

  2. Barquenoun

    a three-masted vessel, having her foremast and mainmast square-rigged, and her mizzenmast schooner-rigged

  3. Barquenoun

    same as 3d Bark, n


  1. Barque

    A barque, barc, or bark is a type of sailing vessel with three or more masts.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. barque

    The same as bark (which see).

  2. barque

    [from barca, Low Latin]. A general name given to small ships, square-sterned, without head-rails; it is, however, peculiarly appropriated by seamen to a three-masted vessel with only fore-and-aft sails on her mizen-mast.--Bark-rigged. Rigged as a bark, with no square sails on the mizen-mast.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of barque in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of barque in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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