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ˈʃæl əpshal·lop

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  1. shallopnoun

    A type of large boat; a sloop.

    Etymology: From chaloupe.

  2. shallopnoun

    A small boat, a dinghy.

    Etymology: From chaloupe.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shallopnoun

    a boat

    Etymology: [F. chaloupe, probably from D. sloep. Cf. Sloop.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Shallop

    shal′op, n. a light boat or vessel, with or without a mast. [O. Fr. chaluppe; Ger. schaluppe; prob. of East Ind. origin.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. shallop

    A small light fishing vessel, with only a small main-mast and fore-mast for lug-sails. They are commonly good sailers, and are therefore often used as tenders to men-of-war. Also, a large heavy undecked boat, with one mast, fore-and-aft main-sail, and jib-foresail. The gunboats on the French coasts were frequently termed chaloupes, and carried one heavy gun, with a crew of 40 men. Also, a small boat rowed by one or two men.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shallop in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shallop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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