Definition of carrack. Meaning of carrack. Synonyms of carrack

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word carrack. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word carrack and, of course, carrack synonyms and on the right images related to the word carrack.

Definition of carrack

carrack
Carack Car"ack, n. [F. caraque (cf. Sp. & Pg. carraca, It. caracca.), LL. carraca, fr. L. carrus wagon; or perh. fr. Ar. qorq[=u]r (pl. qar[=a]qir) a carack.] (Naut.) A kind of large ship formerly used by the Spaniards and Portuguese in the East India trade; a galleon. [Spelt also carrack.] The bigger whale like some huge carrack lay. --Waller.
Carrack
Carrack Car"rack, n. See Carack.

Meaning of carrack from wikipedia

- A carrack (Portuguese: nau, Spanish: nao, Catalan: carraca) was a three- or four-masted ocean-going sailing ship that was developed in the 14th to 15th...
- Paul Melvyn Carrack (born 22 April 1951) is an English singer, songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist who has recorded as both a solo artist and...
- 2000, Carrack became the band's sole lead vocalist until 2004 when the band (essentially a duo at this point) dissolved, with Rutherford and Carrack both...
- Paul Carrack discography chronicles the list of releases by English musician Paul Carrack. 1980 Nightbird 1982 Suburban Voodoo (US #78, AUS #93) 1987 One...
- 1°06′24″W / 50.79972°N 1.10667°W / 50.79972; -1.10667 The Mary Rose is a carrack-type warship of the English Tudor navy of King Henry VIII. She served for...
- in a car crash who dies, enraging Carrack as she flees. Will and Lucia pursue Carrack through Madrid, with Carrack causing death and destruction along...
- Concepción was an early-16th-century Spanish carrack, one of the five ships of the Magellan-Elcano expedition to the ****e Islands (the Moluccas). The...
- enjo**** moderate success in the 1970s. Their membership included Paul Carrack, who later became famous as the co-lead vocalist of Mike + The Mechanics...
- roundships with the addition of a second mast to form the carrack. The 16th century saw the carrack evolve into the galleon and then the ship of the line...
- 5°33′04″W / 50.213°N 5.551°W / 50.213; -5.551 The Carracks (Cornish: Kerrek, meaning rocks) and Little Carracks (Cornish: Karrek an Ydhyn, meaning rock of the...
Loading...