aeronaut
noun Etymology: French aéronaute, from aér- aer- + Greek nautēs sailor — more at nautical Date: 1784 one who operates or travels in an airship or balloon

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  • aeronaut — AERONAÚT, Ă, aeronauţi, te, s.m. şi f. Persoană care conduce un vehicul aerian. [pr.: a e ] Din fr. aéronaute. Trimis de ana zecheru, 18.08.2002. Sursa: DEX 98  aeronaút s. m., pl. aeronaúţi Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortog …   Dicționar Român

  • Aeronaut — A [ e]r*o*naut (?; 277), n. [F. a[ e]ronaute, fr. Gr. ? air + ? sailor. See {Nautical}.] An a[ e]rial navigator; a balloonist. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aëronaut — (v. gr.), Luftschiffer, s. Luftballon; Aëronautik, so v.w. Luftschifffahrt …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Aëronaut — (grch.), Luftschiffer; Aëronautik, Lehre von der Luftschiffahrt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • aeronàut — m onaj koji se bavi aeronautikom …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • aeronaut — aeronàut m DEFINICIJA onaj koji se bavi aeronautikom ETIMOLOGIJA vidi aeronautika …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • aeronaut — [er′ə nôt΄, er′ənät΄] n. [Fr aéronaute < Gr aēr, air + nautēs, sailor] the pilot of a balloon or airship: now chiefly historical …   English World dictionary

  • Aeronaut — oreivis statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Aerostato įgulos narys. atitikmenys: angl. baloonist vok. Aeronaut, m; Luftfahrer, m; Luftschiffer, m rus. воздуxоплаватель …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • aeronaut — /air euh nawt , not /, n. 1. the pilot of a balloon or other lighter than air aircraft. 2. a traveler in an airship. [1775 85; < F aéronaute < Gk aero AERO + naútes sailor; cf. NAUTICAL, ARGONAUT] * * * …   Universalium

  • aeronaut — noun /ˈæɹonɔt,ˈɛronɒ:t,ˈɛronɑt/ a) One who glides through the air in an airship or balloon b) balloonist …   Wiktionary

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