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ˈkɒk sən; spelling pron. ˈkɒkˌsweɪncock·swain

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Cockswain(noun)

    the steersman of a boat; a petty officer who has charge of a boat and its crew

    Etymology: [Cock a boat + swain; hence, the master of a boat.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. cockswain

    The person who steers a boat; after the officer in command he has charge of the crew, and all things belonging to it. He must be ready with his crew to man the boat on all occasions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cockswain in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cockswain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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