What do you call a person who sails a ship?

What do you call people who sail ships?

A sailor is someone who works on a ship or sails a boat. Synonyms: mariner, marine, seaman or woman, salt More Synonyms of sailor.

What do you call someone who sails a sailboat?

yachtsman. noun. someone who sails or owns a yacht.

What is another name for sailors?

What is another word for sailor?

mariner seaman
seafarer salt
tar navigator
hearty gob
swabbie swab

Who is captain of ship?

The Ship Captain/Chief Mate is a licensed mariner who has overall command and control of the navigation, manoeuvring, cargo handling, stowage, communications and safe handling of the ship. He/She ensures that the ship complies with the local and international laws, as well as the port state and flag state policies.

What is slang for a sailor?

salt (slang) seafarer. seaman. shipman. squid (slang, mildly pejorative)

What is a female sailor called?

bluejacket. boater. mariner. mate.

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