Ever wonder where some of our Navy Terms comes from? Well, here they are.
The Origins of Navy Terminology.
Every profession has its own jargon and the Navy is no exception.
For the Navy, it's bulkhead, deck and overhead and not wall, floor,and ceiling.
Some nautical terminology has found its way into every day use,
and you will find the origins of this and Navy terminology below.
At first I was trying to remember all of the phrases that I knew and I was putting them here on this page, but then I found this website which is so much better and so vast in all of the terminology. Have fun!
Marty Naval Terminology