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Definition of Starboard


  1. That side of a vessel which is on the right hand of a person who stands on board facing the bow; -- opposed to larboard, or port.
  2. Pertaining to the right-hand side of a ship; being or lying on the right side; as, the starboard quarter; starboard tack.
  3. To put to the right, or starboard, side of a vessel; as, to starboard the helm.

Starboard Translations

starboard in Dutch is stuurboord
starboard in French is tribord
starboard in German is Steuerbord
starboard in Portuguese is estibordo
starboard in Spanish is estribor
starboard in Swedish is styrbord