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нау

нау

Ossetian

Alternative forms

Noun

нау (naw) (plural наутӕ)

  1. (Iron dialect) ship
    науы кӕттагnawy kættag ― sail of the ship
    науы капитанnawy kapitan ― captain of the ship

References

  • Abajev, V. I. (1958–1995) Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ osetinskovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Ossetian Language] (in Russian), Moscow, Leningrad: USSR Academy of Sciences
  • Kasajev A. M., editor (1993), нау”, in Iron-wyryssag ʒyrdwat [Iron–Russian Dictionary], 4th edition, Vladikavkaz: North-Ossetian Institute of Humanitarian Studies