Origin of catamaran
Examples from the Web for catamaran
Historical Examples of catamaran
This happened once to the first catamaran that was sailed in New York Bay.
I shall want one hand with me to sail the catamaran while I do the fighting.Turned Adrift
She was a "twin boat:" that is, she had two hulls, like a "catamaran."Down South
For some moments the deck of the Catamaran rang with the shouts, “Ship ahoy!”
Guided by the breath of heaven, and by that alone, did the Catamaran continue her course.
Word Origin for catamaran
East Indies log raft, 1670s, from Tamil kattu-maram "tied wood," from kattu "tie, binding" + maram "wood, tree."