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See also: 'nem, ném, ñem, nêm, -nem, and ņem

AmasiEdit

NounEdit

nēm (singular ɣànēm, plural bánēm)

  1. man

ReferencesEdit

  • Africana Marburgensia (1973)

Chinook JargonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English name.

NounEdit

nem

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

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /nɜm/ Rhymes: -ɜm

AdjectiveEdit

nem

  1. easy

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Vietnamese nem.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nɛm/
  • (file)

NounEdit

nem m (plural nems)

  1. a type of Vietnamese spring roll.
  2. more generally, any spring roll

AnagramsEdit


GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

nem

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

HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *ne (no, not). In Ugric languages, e.g. in Mansi language, it has been used only in pronominal forms such as nē-mat (nothing), nē-m-at-χōt (nowhere), Mansi нэ̄мхуньт (nè̄mhunʹt, never).

InterjectionEdit

nem!

  1. no, not

AdverbEdit

nem

  1. no, not
Derived termsEdit
Compound words
Expressions

Etymology 2Edit

Of unknown origin.[1]

NounEdit

nem (plural nemek)

  1. sex, gender
  2. (grammar) gender (division of nouns and pronouns)
  3. (biology, taxonomy) genus (rank in a taxonomic classification between family and species)
  4. kind, sort
    egyedülálló a maga nemébenunique of its kind
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative nem nemek
accusative nemet nemeket
dative nemnek nemeknek
instrumental nemmel nemekkel
causal-final nemért nemekért
translative nemmé nemekké
terminative nemig nemekig
essive-formal nemként nemekként
essive-modal
inessive nemben nemekben
superessive nemen nemeken
adessive nemnél nemeknél
illative nembe nemekbe
sublative nemre nemekre
allative nemhez nemekhez
elative nemből nemekből
delative nemről nemekről
ablative nemtől nemektől
Possessive forms of nem
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. nemem nemeim
2nd person sing. nemed nemeid
3rd person sing. neme nemei
1st person plural nemünk nemeink
2nd person plural nemetek nemeitek
3rd person plural nemük nemeik
HyponymsEdit

(grammar):

Derived termsEdit
Compound words

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

JavaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

nem

  1. six

LatinEdit

MaguindanaoEdit

North FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian nema.

VerbEdit

nem

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) to take

ConjugationEdit



Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nem n (genitive nime, nominative plural nime)

  1. heaven
  2. sky
  3. radiance

DeclensionEdit

Neuter s-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative nemN nemN nimeL
Vocative nemN nemN nimeL
Accusative nemN nemN nimeL
Genitive nimeL nime nimeN
Dative nimL nimib nimib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: neamh
  • Manx: niau
  • Scottish Gaelic: nèamh

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
nem
also nnem after a proclitic
nem
pronounced with /n(ʲ)-/
nem
also nnem after a proclitic
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Old WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *neβ̃, from Proto-Celtic *nemos, from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos (cloud).

NounEdit

  1. heaven

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • nẽ (obsolete, abbreviation)

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.

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:nem.

AdverbEdit

nem … nem (not comparable)

  1. neithernor
    Nem gosto nem desgosto.
    I neither like it nor dislike it.

Derived termsEdit

ConjunctionEdit

nem

  1. nor; and not (introduces a further negative statement)
    Não sei, nem quero saber.
    I don’t know, and I don’t want to know.
  2. nor (introducing each except the first term of a series, indicating none of them is true)
    Devemos aguentar sem água nem comida.
    We must endure without water nor food.

InterjectionEdit

nem!

  1. (slang) nah, no
    Você gosta de abóbora? Nem! Eu prefiro cenoura.
    Do you like pumpkin? Nah! I prefer carrot.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


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

nẹ̑m (not comparable)

  1. mute

InflectionEdit

Hard
masculine feminine neuter
nom. sing. ném néma némo
singular
masculine feminine neuter
nominative ném ind
némi def
néma némo
accusative nominativeinan or
genitive
anim
némo némo
genitive némega néme némega
dative némemu némi némemu
locative némem némi némem
instrumental némim némo némim
dual
masculine feminine neuter
nominative néma némi némi
accusative néma némi némi
genitive némih némih némih
dative némima némima némima
locative némih némih némih
instrumental némima némima némima
plural
masculine feminine neuter
nominative némi néme néma
accusative néme néme néma
genitive némih némih némih
dative némim némim némim
locative némih némih némih
instrumental némimi némimi némimi

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English name.

NounEdit

nem

  1. name
    Wanem nem bilong yu?What is your name?
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Port Moresby: Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, 2:11:
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
This entry has fewer than three known examples of actual usage, the minimum considered necessary for clear attestation, and may not be reliable. Tok Pisin is subject to a special exemption for languages with limited documentation. If you speak it, please consider editing this entry or adding citations. See also Help and the Community Portal.

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Persian نم(nam).

NounEdit

nem (definite accusative nemi, plural nemler)

  1. moisture
  2. humidity

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative nem
Definite accusative nemi
Singular Plural
Nominative nem nemler
Definite accusative nemi nemleri
Dative neme nemlere
Locative nemde nemlerde
Ablative nemden nemlerden
Genitive nemin nemlerin

SynonymsEdit


VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nem

  1. fermented pork
  2. sausage

DescendantsEdit


VolapükEdit

NounEdit

nem (nominative plural nems)

  1. name

DeclensionEdit