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  1. Scampavianoun

    a long, low war galley used by the Neapolitans and Sicilians in the early part of the nineteenth century

  2. Etymology: [It.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. scampavia

    A fast rowing war boat of Naples and Sicily; in 1814-15 they ranged to 150 feet, pulled by forty sweeps or oars, each man having his bunk under his sweep. They were rigged with one huge lateen at one-third from the stem; no forward bulwark or stem above deck; a long brass 6-pounder gun worked before the mast, only two feet above water; the jib, set on a gaff-like boom, veered abeam when firing the gun. Abaft a lateen mizen with top-sail, &c.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scampavia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scampavia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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