EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

nog (plural nogs)

  1. A wooden block, the size of a brick, built into a wall, as a hold for the nails of woodwork.
  2. One of the square logs of wood used in a pile to support the roof of a mine.
  3. (shipbuilding) A treenail to fasten the shores.

VerbEdit

nog (third-person singular simple present nogs, present participle nogging, simple past and past participle nogged)

  1. (transitive) to fill in, as between scantling, with brickwork.
  2. (transitive, shipbuilding) to fasten, as shores, with treenails.


Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

nog (plural nogs)

  1. Short for noggin.


Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

nog (plural nogs)

  1. Short for eggnog.
  2. (obsolete) A kind of strong ale.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Halliwell to this entry?)

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

nog (plural nogs)

  1. (offensive, derogatory, ethnic slur) A dark-skinned person; nig-nog.
  2. (Australia, dated, ethnic slur) A Vietnamese person.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch nog.

AdverbEdit

nog

  1. still
  2. (with negation) yet

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch nog, noch, from Old Dutch nogh, noch (until now, still), from Proto-Germanic *nuh (still, literally now too), from Proto-Indo-European *nu (now) + *-kʷe- (and, also). Cognate with German noch (yet, still).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nog

  1. still
    hij is nog nieuw — he's still a newbie
  2. with negation: yet
    hij is nog niet gekomen — he has not come yet
  3. with een: another
    daar is er nog een — there's another one

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nóg, nógr, gnógr, from Proto-Germanic *ganōgaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nog (not comparable)

  1. enough, sufficient
    Har vi nog med mat för picknicken?
    Do we have enough food for the picnic?
  2. probably
    Det har vi nog.
    We probably do (have that).

VolapükEdit

AdverbEdit

nog

  1. (with negation) yet
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