nave

  • 1 Nave — • Architecturally the central, open space of a church, west of the choir or chancel, and separated therefrom by a low wall or screen. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Nave     Nave   …

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  • 2 Nave (BS) — Nave is a town and comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy, Italy. The commune is bounded by the comuni of Brescia, Caino, Lumezzane and Bovezzo. It is located in the Garza valley. Note: this list must be checked, it appears to lack… …

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  • 3 nave — sustantivo femenino 1. Embarcación, especialmente la que tiene cubierta: nave egipcia, nave fenicia. 2. Aparato que puede navegar en el espacio: La tripulación y los pasajeros de la nave se encuentran en perfecto estado. nave espacial Vehículo… …

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  • 4 Nave — bezeichnet: einen Fluss in Frankreich, Nebenfluss der Clarence, siehe Nave (Fluss) eine italienische Gemeinde in der Region Lombardei, siehe Nave (Lombardei) Nave (Alabama), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten zwei Gemeinden in Portugal Nave (Sabugal) …

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  • 5 nave — s.f. [lat. navis, gr. nâus ]. 1. (marin.) a. [costruzione di una certa grandezza e capacità, adibita al trasporto per acqua di persone e merci: n. da diporto ] ▶◀ bastimento, (non com.) naviglio, piroscafo. ⇑ imbarcazione, natante. ⇓ aliscafo,… …

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  • 6 nave — (Del lat. navis). 1. f. barco (ǁ construcción capaz de flotar). 2. Embarcación de cubierta y con velas, en lo cual se distinguía de las barcas; y de las galeras, en que no tenía remos. Las había de guerra y mercantes. 3. Cada uno de los espacios… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 7 nave — ave (n[=a]v), n. [AS. nafu; akin to D. naaf, G. nabe, OHG. naba, Icel. n[ o]f, Dan. nav, Sw. naf, Skr. n[=a]bhi nave and navel: cf. L. umbo boss of a shield. [root]260. Cf. {Navel}.] 1. The block in the center of a wheel, from which the spokes… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Nave — Nave, n. [F. nef, fr. L. navis ship, to which the church was often likened; akin to Gr. nay archo s, Skr. n[=a]us, and perh. to AS. naca boat, G. nachen, Icel. n[ o]kkvi; cf. L. nare to swim, float. Cf. {Nausea}, {Nautical}, {Naval}.] (Arch.) The …

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  • 9 nave — Ⅰ. nave [1] ► NOUN ▪ the central part of a church apart from the side aisles, chancel, and transepts. ORIGIN Latin navis ship . Ⅱ. nave [2] ► NOUN ▪ the hub of a wheel …

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  • 10 Nave — Nave, Dorf in der lombardischen Provinz Brescia, im Valle Caino; 2470 Ew …

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  • 11 nave — [neıv] n [Date: 1600 1700; : Medieval Latin; Origin: navis, from Latin, ship ; because of its shape] the long central part of a church …

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  • 12 nave — [ neıv ] noun count the long central part of a church where people sit …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 nave — s. f. 1. Parte do templo destinada aos fiéis. 2. Espaço longitudinal entre fileiras de colunas ou entre as colunas e a parede. 3.  [Figurado] Templo. 4.  [Linguagem poética] Navio …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 14 nave — nave1 [nāv] n. [ML navis < L, ship: see NAVY] that part of a church that is between the side aisles and extends from the chancel to the principal entrance, forming the main part of the building nave2 [nāv] n. [ME < OE nafu, akin to Ger nabe …

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  • 15 Nave — For other uses, see Nave (disambiguation). Schematical illustration of a plan view of a cathedral, with the colored area showing the nave Not to be confused with Knave (disambiguation) …

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  • 16 nave — s. f. 1. imbarcazione, bastimento, piroscafo, vascello, veliero, vela, naviglio, traghetto, legno (poet.) 2. (archeol., raro) navata FRASEOLOGIA nave traghetto, ferry boat (ingl.) □ nave spaziale, astronave. SFUMATURE …

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  • 17 nave — (Del lat. navis, barco.) ► sustantivo femenino 1 NÁUTICA Vehículo capaz de navegar por el agua: ■ las naves se construyen en los astilleros. SINÓNIMO embarcación 2 AERONÁUTICA, ASTRONÁUTICA Vehículo aéreo o espacial: ■ el comandante de la nave… …

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  • 18 nave — nà·ve s.f. 1a. FO imbarcazione di una certa grandezza che, fornita di adeguati mezzi di propulsione, è adibita al trasporto di persone e merci o che, opportunamente attrezzata e armata, è impiegata in attività belliche 1b. LE estens., piccola… …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 19 nave — /nayv/, n. the principal longitudinal area of a church, extending from the main entrance or narthex to the chancel, usually flanked by aisles of less height and breadth: generally used only by the congregation. See diag. under basilica. [1665 75; …

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  • 20 nave — I. ⇒NAVE1, subst. fém. HIST. DE LA NAV. Vaisseau. Si l expédition est partie du petit port de Palos, c est que Pinzon était du pueblo. La nave et les deux caravelles avaient été armées par ses soins (T SERSTEVENS, Itinér. esp., 1963, p.163).… …

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