The definition of naut is short for nautical, meaning related to the water and ships.
An example of naut used as an adjective is a naut journal which is the ship captain’s journal.
- Voyager, traveler: hydronaut.
- One likened to a voyager: cybernaut.
Origin of -nautFrom Greek nautēs sailor from naus ship ; see nāu- in Indo-European roots.
From Ancient Greek Î½Î±ÏÏ„Î·Ï‚ (naÃºtÄ“s, “sailor").