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non

See also: non- and nón

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdverbEdit

non (not comparable)

  1. Obsolete form of none.

BasqueEdit

PronounEdit

non

  1. where

ChiricahuaEdit

NounEdit

non

  1. Alternative spelling of nun

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

non f (plural nonnen, diminutive nonnetje n)

  1. nun

SynonymsEdit


FalaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese non, from Latin nōn (not).

AdverbEdit

non

  1. not (negates the meaning of the modified verb)
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Theme II, Chapter 2: Recunquista:
      Non poemos analizar con pormenoris estis siglos, pero tampoco se debi toleral que, sin fundamentus, se poña en duda algo que a Historia documentá nos lega sobre nossa terra.
      We can’t thoroughly analyse these centuries, but one mustn’t tolerate that, unfoundedly, something documented history tells us about our land be questioned.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōn.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

non

  1. no

ConjunctionEdit

non

  1. not
    • 1869, Sully Prudhomme, “La Voie lactée”, in Les Solitudes:
      Êtes-vous toujours en prière ? / Êtes-vous des astres blessés ? / Car ce sont des pleurs de lumière, / Non des rayons, que vous versez.
      Are you still in prayer? / Are you blessed stars? / Because it is cries of light, / Not rays, that you pour.

InterjectionEdit

non

  1. no!

Derived termsEdit

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FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōmen.

NounEdit

non m (plural nons)

  1. name

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōn.

AdverbEdit

non

  1. no, not

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French nom (name)

NounEdit

non

  1. name

Related termsEdit


IdoEdit

Cardinal numeralEdit

non

  1. nine (9)

InterlinguaEdit

AdverbEdit

non

  1. not

IstriotEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōmen. Compare Friulian non, Dalmatian naun.

NounEdit

non

  1. name

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōn.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

non

  1. not
  2. un-

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Latin noenum, from Proto-Indo-European *ne (not) + *óynos (one)[1].

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

nōn (negative particle)

  1. not
    Graecum est; non legitur.
    It's Greek; it cannot be read.

Usage notesEdit

The particle nōn may be used to negate verbs, adjectives, nouns, or phrases.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ non-” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

non

  1. rafsi of no.

Middle FrenchEdit

InterjectionEdit

non

  1. no

NovialEdit

AdverbEdit

non

  1. not

Old FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

non

  1. no

NounEdit

non m (oblique plural nons, nominative singular nons, nominative plural non)

  1. Alternative form of nom

Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōn (no), from Old Latin noenum, from Proto-Indo-European *ne (not) + *óynos (one).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

non

  1. no, not

DescendantsEdit


RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin nonnus (compare Italian nonno).

NounEdit

non m (plural nons)

  1. (Puter) grandfather

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit


VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

non

  1. young, tender, green
  2. new
  3. mild
  4. premature
  5. not up to the mark
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

non

  1. mountain


Western ApacheEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognates: Navajo nooʼ, Chiricahua nun, Mescalero nun, Plains Apache nǫǫ.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

non

  1. something stored away, cache