Paintings of landscapes of the ocean are an example of marine paintings.
The merchant marine.
He was a marine in World War II.
A marine engine.
He fought with the Marines in World War II.
A man who has joined the United States Marine Corps is an example of a Marine.
A marine chart.
Origin of marine
- Middle English marin, marine from Old French from Latin marīnus from mare sea mori- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Recorded since c.1420, from Middle French marin, from Old French, from Latin marinus (“of the sea"), itself from mare (“sea"), from Proto-Indo-European *móri (“body of water, lake") (cognate with Old English mere (“sea, lake, pool, pond"), Dutch meer, German Meer, all from Proto-Germanic *mari).