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AHOY is a word made from vertically symmetrical letters.

Definition of Ahoy

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  1. [nautical] Used to hail a ship, a boat or a person, or to attract attention.


Ahoy a.k.a. Ahoy Rotterdam is a convention centre and arena located in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Since opening in 1950, the centre has hosted many exhibitions, concerts and sporting events. The centre consists of three main parts: the "Beurs- & Evenementenhallen", "Congres- & Vergadercentrum" and "Sportpaleis". The main concert venue, the Sportpaleis van Ahoy, opened on 15 January 1971.


"Ahoy" a.k.a. "Ahoy!" is a musical EP of Punch Brothers.

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  1. Ahoy is a signal word used to signal a ship or boat, stemming from the Middle English cry, 'Hoy!'. The word had fallen into obsolescence before rising from obscurity as the sport of sailing rose in popularity. 'Ahoy' can also be used as a greeting, a warning, or a farewell.
    • also known as Ahoi
  2. Ahoy a.k.a. Ahoy! was a magazine published between January 1984 and January 1989 that focused on all Commodore International color computers, but especially the Commodore 64 and Amiga. It was noted for the quality and learnability of its type-in program listings. It published many games in BASIC and occasionally printed programs in standard, readable assembly language rather than the relatively obscure hexadecimal listings used by other magazines such as Compute! and RUN, although in its February 1985 issue Ahoy! did publish a machine language checksumming program called Flankspeed to compete with the likes of Compute!'s MLX.

Phrases with Ahoy

  1. Ahoy-Hoy
  2. Land Ahoy

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ahoy

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Google previewMicroservices with Docker on Microsoft Azure (includes Content Update Program) (2016)

by Boris Scholl, Trent Swanson, Daniel Fernandez

Web API developers, Ahoy! At https:// is an ASP.NET Core 1.0 NuGet package that makes ...

Google previewMoby Dick (2003)

High Interest Classics with Comprehension Activities by Herman Melville

Special Words ahoy is a word used by sailors when calling to another ship, avast is an old-fashioned way to say "stop" or "enough";. Bone Leg, Bone Arm COMPREHENSION CHECK Preview Answer: ...

Google previewNew Pictorial Library (1846)

by Robert Sears

Ahoy is a small island near the coast of China, with a town of the same name, lying toward the southeastern extremity of the province of Foo-Kien. It is in 20° 45' N. lat., and 118° E. long.

Google previewThe Giant Encyclopedia of Monthly Activities for Children 3 to 6 (2006)

Written by Teachers for Teachers by Kathy Charner, Maureen Murphy, Charlie Clark

Ahoy! LANGUAGE AND LITERACY MaterjaU none WhAT to do 1 . Begin by teaching the children the actions that go with the following...

The GIANT Encyclopedia of Monthly Activities 441 Ship Ahoy!

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

sick, uncomfortable nautical boating, marine, maritime, naval, navigational, oceanic, sailing, seafaring, seagoing, yachting nautical accommodation cabin nautical anchorage port nautical cleat kevel nautical cry ahoy nautical direction aport ...


by Mark Hellyer , Valeriy Piatnytskyi, Sergey Nerpii

Handling, Storage, Logistics Ahoy Rotterdam Rotterdam Netherlands KEY TRADE ASSOCIATIONS European Association of Tobacco Growers (UNITAB) 19 686 ...

Google previewThe Seaman's Manual, containing a treatise on practical seamanship, with plates; a dictionary of sea terms; customs and usages of the merchant service; laws relating to the practical duties of master and mariner (1851)

by Richard Henry DANA (Author of “Two Years before the Mast.”.), John Hoskins BROWN

watch, ahoy!

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

AHOY' (o-f-Aoy). A nautical form of hail. Its original signification is said ...

Google previewAn analytical dictionary of the English language, in which the words are explained in the order of their natural affinity, independent of alphabetical arrangement ... (1836)

by David Booth

Ahoy! or, 'ship, Ahoy!' is the usual sea-call; and is obviously akin to the thrice repeated Oyes (French oyez, hear!) of the common cryer. Avast! is a nautical term , ...

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Small photo of Ahoy, from a young woman in a sailor's outfit, holding a heavy ropeSmall photo of NETHERLANDS, ROTTERDAM - February 10th 2016: at the Sportpaleis Ahoy during the ATP World Tour indoor tennis tournament ABN AMRO WTT , Robin HaaseSmall photo of AhoySmall photo of NETHERLANDS, ROTTERDAM - Febuari 17th 2013: at the Sportpaleis Ahoy During the world cup fieldhockey / hockey , Juan Martin del Potro wins the 40th ABN-AMRO ATP World Tennis TournamentSmall photo of Boats AhoySmall photo of NETHERLANDS, ROTTERDAM - Febuari 17th 2013: at the Sportpaleis Ahoy During the world cup fieldhockey / hockey , Juan Martin del Potro wins the 40th ABN-AMRO ATP World Tennis TournamentSmall photo of NETHERLANDS, ROTTERDAM - Febuari 17th 2013: at the Sportpaleis Ahoy During the world cup fieldhockey / hockey , Rodger Federer More...

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of calachuchi

from me and chuchi

welcome to the island of desire

now you must choose between me and chuchi

just one of us but not both

do not spoil this

love broth

ahoy! (Ric S. Bastasa)
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Scrabble value of A1H4O1Y4

The value of this 4-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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