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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French < Old French < Latin nātus, perfect active participle of nāscor (I am born).

AdjectiveEdit

(not comparable)

  1. (rare, usually italicised) Used to specify the original name of a man.
    Sting, Gordon Sumner
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Afrikaans nee.

ParticleEdit

  1. (South Africa) Yeah? not so? hey?
    so I saw this girl , and I wanted to talk to her...

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French , from Latin nātus, from earlier gnātus, from Proto-Italic *gnātos, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵn̥h₁tós (begotten, produced), derived from the root *ǵenh₁- (to beget, give birth).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

 m (feminine singular née, masculine plural nés, feminine plural nées)

  1. past participle of naître

Etymology 2Edit

Hispanic pronunciation.

ParticleEdit

  1. Eye dialect spelling of ne.

AnagramsEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shorter form of nézd (of the Hungarian verb néz - subjunctive, definite, 2nd person sg.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈneː]
  • (file)

InterjectionEdit

  1. look!, see! (expressing surprise or wanting to get attention)

See alsoEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *nehw.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

  1. nor (used with hvorki meaning "neither")
    Ég er hvorki svangur þyrstur.
    I'm neither hungry nor thirsty.
    Maðurinn hennar er hvorki klár hnyttinn.
    Her husband is neither smart nor witty.

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Isthmus ZapotecEdit

PrepositionEdit

  1. with

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (misspelling)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nec.[1]

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

  1. nor
  2. neither...nor
  3. either...or

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951; headword

LashiEdit

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

(Zhuyin ㄋㄜˊ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of
  2. Pinyin transcription of

NormanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French noi and its variants, from Latin nix, nivem.

NounEdit

 f (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) snow
Alternative formsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

 m

  1. Alternative form of nièr

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nātus.

VerbEdit

(oblique and nominative feminine singular nee)

  1. past participle of naistre

DescendantsEdit

  • French:

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *ne (not), from Proto-Indo-European *ne (not). Cognate with Old English ne, Old Frisian ne, ni, Old Saxon ne, ni, Old Dutch ne, Old High German ni, Gothic 𐌽𐌹 (ni).

ConjunctionEdit

  1. nor

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Contraction of não é.

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

né?

  1. (colloquial, interrogatory) Contraction of não é. Used as a tag question to ask for someone's opinion: isn't it (so); innit; right
    Você já comeu, ?
    You have already eaten, right?
  2. (colloquial, often interrogatory) Expresses that something is obvious: duh; obviously
    Do que é feito um anel de diamante? De diamantes, né?!
    What a diamond ring is made of? Diamonds, obviously!

VenetianEdit

ConjunctionEdit

  1. neither, nor

AdverbEdit

  1. from

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

  1. (colloquial) to avoid; to dodge

Derived termsEdit

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