Last modified on 19 September 2013, at 08:36

nempe

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From nam + -pe.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nempe (not comparable)

  1. indeed, truly
  2. no doubt, certainly, of course
  3. namely
  4. (figuratively, with irony) forsooth, to be sure

Usage notesEdit

In addition to being used in statements and text, nempe is used in both questions and replies to clarify understanding.