Translation of "navy" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈneɪ·vi/ us /ˈneɪ·vi/

plural navies the part of a country’s armed forces that is trained to operate at sea

marina de guerra, armada
My brother is an officer in the Navy.
He joined the Norwegian navy in 1942.

navy blue

azul marino

(Translation of “navy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈneivi/ (plural navies)

a country’s warships and the people who work in and with them

Russia has one of the largest navies in the world
I joined the navy fifteen years ago.

(also adjective ) (also navy blue) (of) a dark blue colour/color

azul marino
a navy (blue) jersey
These sweatshirts come in white or navy (blue).
naval adjective

of the navy

a naval uniform
a naval officer.

(Translation of “navy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)