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Definition of Felucca

Felucca
Felucca Fe*luc"ca, n. [It. feluca (cf. Sp. faluca, Pg. falua), fr. Ar. fulk ship, or harr[=a]qah a sort of ship.] (Naut.) A small, swift-sailing vessel, propelled by oars and lateen sails, -- once common in the Mediterranean. Note: Sometimes it is constructed so that the helm may be used at either end.

Meaning of Felucca from wikipedia

- A felucca (Arabic: فلوكة‎, romanized: falawaka, possibly originally from Gr**** ἐφόλκιον (Epholkion)) is a traditional wooden sailing boat used in the...
- more grim, and naming it "Felucca". The two kinds of servers were "normal" servers with both Trammel (consensual PVP) and Felucca (non-consensual PVP) ruleset...
- Durham boat Top of page Electric boat Express cruiser Top of page Faering Felucca Ferry Fireboat Fishing boat (contemporary) Fishing boat (traditional) Float...
- Felouque et prest a la border (painting)" [Brigantine giving chase to a Felucca and ready to board her]. National Maritime Museum. Greenwich. Retrieved...
- Messina, where they are still fished with traditional wooden boats called feluccas and are part of the cuisine in that area. Swordfish are vigorous, powerful...
- the Indian Ocean from Madagascar to the Bay of Bengal. These include the feluccas used in Egypt, Sudan and Iraq, and the dhoni used in the Maldives, as well...
- route, with cruise ships and traditional wooden sailing boats known as feluccas. Many cruise ships ply the route between Luxor and Aswan, stopping at Edfu...
- headsails. The square sail distinguished this form of a xebec from that of a felucca which is equipped solely with lateen sails. The last of the xebecs in use...
- northwestern parts of the Indian Ocean, where it is the standard rig for feluccas and dhows. The western rigs called "lateen" today are actually crab claw...
- Indiaman An armed merchantman belonging to one of the East India companies Felucca A traditional Arab type of sailing vessel Fire ship A vessel of any sort...
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