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Ark may refer to:

Media and entertainment[edit | edit source]

Music[edit | edit source]

Bands[edit | edit source]

Albums[edit | edit source]

Songs[edit | edit source]

  • "The Ark", a song by Dr. Dog from Fate

Venues[edit | edit source]

Games[edit | edit source]

Places[edit | edit source]

Religion[edit | edit source]

  • Noah's Ark, a large boat said to have been built to save the world's animals from a flood
  • Ark of bulrushes, the boat of the infant Moses
  • Ark of the Covenant, container for the tablets of the Ten Commandments
  • Torah ark, a cabinet used to store a synagogue's Torah scrolls

Technology[edit | edit source]

Fiction[edit | edit source]

Works of fiction[edit | edit source]

Fictional story elements[edit | edit source]

Ships[edit | edit source]

  • HMS Ark Royal, a prestigious ship name in the British Royal Navy, often the name of the Fleet Flagship, has been given to five ships
  • The Ark (English ship), a ship used in founding the Province of Maryland
  • The Ark, a ship used as a Scottish Marine Station, now the basis of the University Marine Biological Station Millport
  • The Ark, an unfinished sculpture in the form of a functional ship created by artist Kea Tawana between 1982 and 1988 in Newark, New Jersey

Other uses[edit | edit source]

  • Ark (charity), an international children's charity based in the United Kingdom
  • Ark (toy company), a former company
  • ARK Music Factory, a record label based in the U.S. city of Los Angeles, California
  • Ark, a literary prize from the Arkprijs van het Vrije Woord
  • Chicken ark, a mobile shelter for domestic chickens
  • Joan of "Ark", occasional misspelling of Joan of Arc, a French martyr and saint who led a rebellion against an English occupation
  • Knowledge ark, a collection of knowledge preserved in such a way that future generations would have access to said knowledge if current means of access were lost
  • The Ark (Duke University), a dance studio at Duke University and former home of The Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

See also[edit | edit source]