See also: néni and není

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the negative particle ne and by analogy with negative pronouns in Indo-European languages such as English never, none, German nie, Italian nessuno, Polish nikt, Portuguese nenhum, and Spanish ninguno. The i vowel is common to all correlatives.

PrefixEdit

neni-

  1. no- (negative/relative correlative prefix)

Derived termsEdit

  • nenial (for no reason)
  • neniam (never)
  • nenia (no kind of)
  • neniel (in no manner, to no degree, no how)
  • nenie (no place, nowhere)
  • nenies (nobody's)
  • neniigi (to annihilate)
  • neniom (none (of))
  • nenio (nothing)
  • neniu (no one, nobody)