See also: nenä

CatalanEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nena f (plural nenes, masculine nen)

  1. girl, female child

Dupaningan AgtaEdit

NounEdit

nena

  1. mother (term of reference)

SynonymsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese neno, nena (young, tender), from Vulgar Latin *ninnus, probably imitative of infantile language. Cognate with Spanish niña.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈne.na/
  • (file)

NounEdit

nena f (plural nenas)

  1. child (female), especially before puberty
    Synonyms: cativa, meniña, rapariga, rapaza
  2. girl; young woman
    • 1403, M. M .Graña Cid (ed.), Las órdenes mendicantes en el obispado de Mondoñedo. El convento de san Martín de Villaoriente (1374-1500). Estudios Mindonienses, page 237:
      Item mando que den aa nena que mora en na casa duas trases et hun tornes et huna camisa et duas sauaas
      Item, I order that they give to the girl that lives at the house two trases [?] and a solidus from Tours and a shirt and two sheets
    Synonyms: meniña, moza

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • nena” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • neno” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • nena” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • nena” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • nena” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • neno” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

LudianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *nenä.

NounEdit

nena

  1. nose

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish ننه‎ (Turkish nene).

NounEdit

nena f (Cyrillic spelling нена)

  1. grandmother
  2. grandma
  3. granny
  4. old woman

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nena f (plural nenas)

  1. female equivalent of nene; baby girl
    Coordinate term: niña
  2. (colloquial) babe, dear (term of endearment to a woman or girl)
    • 1978, “¿Qué hace una chica como tú en un sitio como este?”, performed by Burning:
      Los años te delatan, nena, / estás fuera de sitio
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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Further readingEdit


VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *nenä.

NounEdit

nena

  1. nose (on face)
  2. nose (of a shoe)

InflectionEdit

Inflection of nena
nominative sing. nena
genitive sing. nenan
partitive sing. nenad
partitive plur. nenoid
singular plural
nominative nena nenad
accusative nenan nenad
genitive nenan nenoiden
partitive nenad nenoid
essive-instructive nenan nenoin
translative nenaks nenoikš
inessive nenas nenoiš
elative nenaspäi nenoišpäi
illative ? nenoihe
adessive nenal nenoil
ablative nenalpäi nenoilpäi
allative nenale nenoile
abessive nenata nenoita
comitative nenanke nenoidenke
prolative nenadme nenoidme
approximative I nenanno nenoidenno
approximative II nenannoks nenoidennoks
egressive nenannopäi nenoidennopäi
terminative I ? nenoihesai
terminative II nenalesai nenoilesai
terminative III nenassai
additive I ? nenoihepäi
additive II nenalepäi nenoilepäi

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “нос, носок”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika