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

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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

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.

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 (nēm-χūńt, never).

InterjectionEdit

nem!

  1. no, not

AdverbEdit

nem

  1. no, not
Derived termsEdit

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

ReferencesEdit


JavaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NumeralEdit

nem

  1. (cardinal) 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 nem nemN nimeL
Vocative nem nemN nimeL
Accusative nem nemN nimeL
Genitive nimeH nimeN nimeN
Dative nimL nimib nimib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

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

  • 1 nem” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

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
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 138:
      Nem Harry nem Hermione responderam; não carecia.
      Neither Harry nor Hermione did respond; they didn't need to.
    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

ném (not comparable)

  1. mute

DeclensionEdit


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:
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 (plural nems)

  1. name

DeclensionEdit