Gender Feminine & Masculine
Pronounced Pron. NAY-vee  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the English word meaning "sea force, fleet, armed forces of the sea". It is derived from Old French navie, from Latin navigia, the plural of navigium "boat, vessel". It also refers to a shade of dark blue, a colour traditionally associated with naval uniforms.

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Entry added December 7, 2022