Last modified on 1 August 2014, at 19:21
See also: 'nem, ném, ñem, nêm, -nem, and ņem

Chinook JargonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English name.

NounEdit

nem

  1. name
    • Nika nem Ling Fu.
      • My name is Ling Fu.

DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nem

  1. easy

FrenchEdit

NounEdit

nem m (plural nems)

  1. A type of Vietnamese spring roll.

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GermanEdit

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PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

nem

  1. (colloquial) Contraction of einem (a, an).

HungarianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Probably from Proto-Finno-Ugric *ne (no, not).

InterjectionEdit

nem!

  1. no, not

AdverbEdit

nem

  1. no, not
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Of unknown origin.

NounEdit

nem (plural nemek)

  1. sex, gender
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JavaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortened form of enem, from Old Javanese enem, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *ənəm, from Proto-Austronesian *ənəm.

Alternative formsEdit

NumeralEdit

nem

  1. (cardinal) six

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

nem

  1. first-person singular present active subjunctive of

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

nem

  1. rafsi of cnemu.

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *nemos, from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos.

NounEdit

nem n

  1. heaven
  2. sky
  3. radiance

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese nen, from Latin nec (nor; and not).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nem (not comparable)

  1. not even (introduces an emphatic negation)
    Nem eu sabia disso.
    Not even I knew this.
  2. do not even (introduces an emphatic negative command)
    Nem pense em fazer isso.
    Don’t even think about doing this.

AdverbEdit

nem … nem (not comparable)

  1. neithernor
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 138:
      Nem Harry nem Hermione responderam; não carecia.
      Neither Harry nor Hermione did respond; they didn't need to.
    Nem gosto nem desgosto.
    I neither like it nor dislike it.

Derived termsEdit

ConjunctionEdit

nem

  1. nor; and not
    Não sei, nem quero saber.
    I don’t know, and I don’t want to know.
  2. nor (introduces a further negative statement)
    Devemos aguentar sem água nem comida.
    We must endure without water nor food.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *němъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nȇm (definite nȇmī, Cyrillic spelling не̑м)

  1. mute, dumb
  2. silent, soundless (movie)

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *němъ.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ném (not comparable)

  1. mute

DeclensionEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English name.

NounEdit

nem

  1. name
    Wanem nem bilong yu? (What is your name?)
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 2:11 (translation here):
      Nem bilong namba wan wara em Pison na em i go raunim kantri Havila.


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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian نم (nam).

NounEdit

nem

  1. moisture
  2. humidity

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VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /nɛm˧˧/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /nɛm˧˧/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /nɛm˧˥/

NounEdit

nem

  1. spring roll

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

nem (plural nems)

  1. name

DeclensionEdit