Praam (?), n. [D. praam; cf. G. prahm, F. prame; all of Slavonic origin, from a word akin to E. fare. See Fare.] Naut.

A flat-bottomed boat or lighter, -- used in Holland and the Baltic, and sometimes armed in case of war.

[Written also pram, and prame.]


© Webster 1913.

Log in or register to write something here or to contact authors.