a galley of ancient times, having two rows of oars on each side, one under the other
Origin of biremeClassical Latin biremis from bi-, bi- + remus, oar: see row
An ancient galley equipped with two tiers of oars on each side.
Origin of biremeLatin birēmis bi- two ; see bi- 1. rēmus oar ; see erə- in Indo-European roots.
- bemire, berime