Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 21:12

Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *nēhw, whence also Old Saxon nāh, Dutch na, Old High German nāh (German nah), Old Norse (Icelandic ná-), Gothic 𐌽𐌴𐍈 (nēƕ). Extra-Germanic cognates include Albanian nesër (tomorrow, in short time).

AdjectiveEdit

nēah (comparative nēar, superlative nīehst)

  1. nigh, near

PrepositionEdit

nēah

  1. nigh, near

AdverbEdit

nēah

  1. nigh, near