shipyard etymology

English word shipyard comes from English ship, English yard

Detailed word origin of shipyard

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ship English (eng) (fandom) To support or approve of a fictional romantic relationship between two characters, either real or themselves fictional, typically in fan fiction. (fandom) A fictional romantic relationship between two characters, either real or themselves fictional. (archaic, nautical, formal) A sailing vessel with three or more square-rigged masts.. (cartomancy) The third card of the Lenormand [...]
yard English (eng) (finance) 109, A short scale billion; a long scale thousand millions or milliard. (transitive) To confine to a yard. (US, slang, uncommon) 100 dollars.. (nautical) A long tapered timber hung on a mast to which is bent a sail, and may be further qualified as a square, lateen, or lug yard. The first is hung at right angles to the mast, the latter two hang obliquely.. (obsolete) A branch, twig, [...]
shipyard English (eng) A place where ships are built and repaired.

Words with the same origin as shipyard

Descendants of ship
equipment
Descendants of yard
antenna