Definition of Naves

1. Noun. (plural of nave) ¹



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Definition of Naves

1. nave [n] - See also: nave

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Naves

navarins
navars
navbar
navbars
nave
navel
navel-gazing
navel-string
navel orange
navel point
naveless
navelike
navels
navelwort
navelworts
naves (current term)
navette
navettes
navew
navews
navicert
navicerts
navicula
navicular
navicular abdomen
navicular articular surface of talus
navicular bone
navicular bone of hand
navicular disease

Literary usage of Naves

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1. Lombard Architecture by Arthur Kingsley Porter (1917)
"naves naves of a single aisle were probably erected at all periods. The church of Spigno, ... At S. Zeno di Castelletto there are two parallel naves. ..."

2. Roman antiquities: or An account of the manners and customs of the Romans by Alexander Adam (1835)
"To ships of this kind Augustus was in a great measure indebted for his victory over Antony at Actium, Hence after that time the name of naves LIBURNI was ..."

3. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"This church, which is a basilica of three naves, divided by two lines of marble ... In the lateral naves there are the sarcophagi of eight archbishops, ..."

4. The History of the Anglo-Saxons from the Earliest Period to the Norman Conquest by Sharon Turner (1841)
"... more willingly in his life than his coming to meet William. Taylor's Anon. Hist. 191. Extra has naves quae ... unius cujusque multas alias naves, p. ..."

5. The Principles of Latin Grammar: Comprising the Substance of the Most by Peter Bullions (1873)
"Thus, for example, Duo cónsules VIGINTI naves ... naves habebant, means, " the two consuls had twenty ships each," or forty it all. § 25. ..."

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