dromond

noun

drom·​ond
ˈdrämənd,
ˈdrəm-
plural -s
: a large medieval fast-sailing galley or cutter

Word History

Etymology

Middle English dromond, dromoun, dromon, from Middle French dromont, dromon, from Late Latin dromon-, dromo, from Greek dromōn light ship, from dramein to run

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“Dromond.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dromond. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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