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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From nam +‎ -pe. Same corroborating particle seen in quippe.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nempe (not comparable)

  1. indeed, truly
  2. no doubt, certainly, of course
  3. namely
  4. (figuratively, with irony) forsooth, to be sure

Usage notesEdit

In addition to being used in statements and text, nempe is used in both questions and replies to clarify understanding.

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