yawl

yawl (n.) type of ship's boat, 1660s, apparently from M.L.G. jolle or Du. jol "a Juteland boat," of unknown origin. Also borrowed into French (yole), Italian (jolo), Russian (yal).

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  • yawl — ● yawl nom masculin (anglais yawl, du néerlandais jol, yole) Voilier muni de deux mâts, le grand mât et le mât de tape cul, ce dernier, de petite taille, se trouvant à l extrême arrière, derrière la mèche du gouvernail. ⇒YAWL, subst. masc. MAR.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Yawl — 〈[ jɔ:l] f.7 od. 10; Mar.〉 (Sport )Segelboot mit einem großen u. einem kleinen, hinter dem Ruder befindlichen Mast [<engl. yawl „Jolle, kleines Segelschiff“] * * * Yawl   [jɔːl, englisch] die, / e und s, Segeljacht mit einem großen Mast sowie… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • yawl — s.n. Ambarcaţie de diferite dimensiuni cu pânze sau cu rame, folosită la pescuit şi în sportul nautic. (cuv. engl.) Trimis de tavi, 19.12.2004. Sursa: NODEX  yawl s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  YAWL n.… …   Dicționar Român

  • yawl — (y[add]l), n. [D. jol; akin to LG. & Dan. jolle, Sw. julle. Cf. {Jolly boat}.] 1. (Naut.) A small ship s boat, usually rowed by four or six oars. [Written also {yaul}.] [1913 Webster] 2. def>A fore and aft rigged vessel with two masts, a mainmast …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yawl — Yawl, v. i. [OE. [yogh]aulen, [yogh]oulen, gaulen, goulen, Icel. gaula to low, bellow. Cf. {Gowl}.] To cry out like a dog or cat; to howl; to yell. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] There howling Scyllas yawling round about. Fairfax. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yawl — [jo:l] die; , Plur. e u. s <aus gleichbed. engl. yawl, dies wohl aus mittelniederd. jolle od. mittelniederl. jol>: 1. (ohne Plur.) eine Takelungsart von zweimastigen Segelbooten. 2. zweimastiges [Sport]segelboot, dessen hinterer Mast hinter …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Yawl — (engl., spr. Jahl), so v.w. Schaluppe …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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