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  1. astern:


Detailed Translations for astern from English to French


Translation Matrix for astern:

AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- abaft; aft

Synonyms for "astern":

  • aft; abaft

Antonyms for "astern":

  • fore

Related Definitions for "astern":

  1. (of a ship or an airplane) behind1
    • we dropped her astern on the end of a seven-inch manilla, and she laid comfortably on the ebb tide1
  2. at or near or toward the stern of a ship or tail of an airplane1
    • the captain looked astern to see what the fuss was about1
  3. stern foremost or backward1
    • the steamer went astern at half speed1

Wiktionary Translations for astern:

Cross Translation:
astern en poupe; arrière achternSchifffahrt: hinten bei einem Seefahrzeug