a swift, canoe-like Malayan boat having a lateen sail and one outrigger
Origin of proaMalay perahu, probably ; from a Dravidian language
also prau or prah·u
A swift Malayan sailboat with a triangular sail and single outrigger.
Origin of proaMalay perahu, probably from Marathi pa&dlowdot;āv.
From Malay perahu.