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See also: Neon, neón, néon, and néón

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EnglishEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluorine (F)
Next: sodium (Na)
 
A neon sign for a restaurant called Pappasito's Cantina in Houston, Texas, USA

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new), from earlier *νέϝος (*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic *newos, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: nē'ŏn, IPA(key): /ˈni.ɒn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

NounEdit

neon (countable and uncountable, plural neons)

  1. (uncountable) The chemical element (symbol Ne) with an atomic number of 10. The lightest of the noble gases, it is a colourless, odorless inert gas.
  2. (countable) A form or sample of the element.
  3. (countable, uncountable) Neon signs or lights, collectively.
    • Jason Syner, How to Install Automotive Mobile Electronic Systems (page 27)
      Neons and LED lighting can be controlled by remotes.
  4. (countable) A neon tetra fish.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

neon (not comparable)

  1. (of a color) That resembles a neon light; extremely bright; fluorescent

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AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluoor (F)
Next: natrium (Na)

NounEdit

neon (uncountable)

  1. neon

DanishEdit

NounEdit

neon

  1. neon

DutchEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluor (F)
Next: natrium (Na)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English neon.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon n (uncountable)

  1. neon

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chemical element
Ne Previous: fluor
Next: natrium

neon n (genitive singular neons, uncountable)

  1. neon

DeclensionEdit

Declension of neon (singular only)
n3s singular
indefinite definite
nominative neon neonið
accusative neon neonið
dative neoni neoninum
genitive neons neonsins

FinnishEdit

 
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NounEdit

chemical element
Ne Previous: fluori
Next: natrium

neon

  1. neon

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of neon (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative neon neonit
genitive neonin neonien
neoneiden
neoneitten
partitive neonia neoneita
neoneja
illative neoniin neoneihin
singular plural
nominative neon neonit
accusative nom. neon neonit
gen. neonin
genitive neonin neonien
neoneiden
neoneitten
partitive neonia neoneita
neoneja
inessive neonissa neoneissa
elative neonista neoneista
illative neoniin neoneihin
adessive neonilla neoneilla
ablative neonilta neoneilta
allative neonille neoneille
essive neonina neoneina
translative neoniksi neoneiksi
instructive neonein
abessive neonitta neoneitta
comitative neoneineen

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GalicianEdit

 
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NounEdit

neon m (uncountable)

  1. neon

Further readingEdit


HungarianEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluor (F)
Next: nátrium (Na)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈnɛon]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

NounEdit

neon (plural neonok)

  1. neon (symbol: Ne)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative neon neonok
accusative neont neonokat
dative neonnak neonoknak
instrumental neonnal neonokkal
causal-final neonért neonokért
translative neonná neonokká
terminative neonig neonokig
essive-formal neonként neonokként
essive-modal
inessive neonban neonokban
superessive neonon neonokon
adessive neonnál neonoknál
illative neonba neonokba
sublative neonra neonokra
allative neonhoz neonokhoz
elative neonból neonokból
delative neonról neonokról
ablative neontól neonoktól
Possessive forms of neon
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. neonom neonjaim
2nd person sing. neonod neonjaid
3rd person sing. neonja neonjai
1st person plural neonunk neonjaink
2nd person plural neonotok neonjaitok
3rd person plural neonjuk neonjaik

Derived termsEdit


ItalianEdit

Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluoro (F)
Next: sodio (Na)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter form of νέος (néos, new).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɛ.on/, [ˈn̺ɛːon̺], [ˈn̺ɛːɔn̺]
  • Hyphenation: nè‧on

NounEdit

neon m (invariable)

 
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  1. (chemistry) neon

Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

neon

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ネオン

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter form of νέος (néos, new).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon n (genitive neī); second declension

 
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  1. (New Latin) neon

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter, Greek-type).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative neon nea
Genitive neī neōrum
Dative neō neīs
Accusative neon nea
Ablative neō neīs
Vocative neon nea

LimburgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon n

  1. (uncountable) neon
  2. A part of neon

MalayEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluorin (F)
Next: natrium (Na)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon (Jawi spelling نيون)

  1. neon (chemical element)

MalteseEdit

NounEdit

neon m

  1. (chemistry) neon

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈneːon/

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Norwegian neon.

NounEdit

nēon

  1. neon

InflectionEdit

Odd, no gradation
Nominative nēon
Genitive nēona
Singular Plural
Nominative nēon nēonat
Accusative nēona nēoniid
Genitive nēona nēoniid
Illative nēonii nēoniidda
Locative nēonis nēoniin
Comitative nēoniin nēoniiguin
Essive nēonin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person nēonan nēoneamẹ nēoneamẹt
2nd person nēonat nēoneattẹ nēoneattẹt
3rd person nēonis nēoneaskkạ nēoneasẹt

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon)

NounEdit

neon n (definite singular neonet, uncountable)

  1. neon (chemical element with the symbol Ne)

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek νέον (néon)

NounEdit

neon n (definite singular neonet, uncountable)

  1. neon (chemical element with the symbol Ne)

Derived termsEdit

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OccitanEdit

 
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NounEdit

neon m (uncountable)

  1. neon

PolishEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluor (F)
Next: sód (Na)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon m inan

  1. neon
  2. neon sign, as used on buildings for advertising shops

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

neon m anim

  1. tetra, some fish of genus Paracheirodon

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • neon in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

neon m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of néon

RomanianEdit

 
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Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluor (F)
Next: sodiu, natriu (Na)

EtymologyEdit

From French néon, from English neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon), neuter of νέος (néos, new), from earlier *νέϝος (*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic *newos, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /neˈon/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

NounEdit

neon n (uncountable)

  1. neon (chemical element)

DeclensionEdit

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

Chemical element
Ne Previous: fluor (F)
Next: natrijum, nȃtrīj (S)

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ně̞o̞ːn/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

NounEdit

nèōn m (Cyrillic spelling нѐо̄н)

  1. neon

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • neon” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SloveneEdit

Chemical element
Ne Previous: flúor (F)
Next: nátrij (Na)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nẹ̑on m inan

  1. neon

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., hard o-stem
nominative néon
genitive néona
singular
nominative néon
accusative néon
genitive néona
dative néonu
locative néonu
instrumental néonom

SwedishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon n (uncountable)

  1. neon

DeclensionEdit

Declension of neon 
Uncountable
Indefinite Definite
Nominative neon neonet
Genitive neons neonets

TurkishEdit

Chemical element
Ne Previous: flor (F)
Next: sodyum (Na)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French néon.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [nɛon]
  • Hyphenation: ne‧on

NounEdit

neon (definite accusative neonu, plural neonlar)

  1. neon (chemical element)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative neon
Definite accusative neonu
Singular Plural
Nominative neon neonlar
Definite accusative neonu neonları
Dative neona neonlara
Locative neonda neonlarda
Ablative neondan neonlardan
Genitive neonun neonların

VenetianEdit

NounEdit

neon m (invariable)

  1. neon

VietnameseEdit

Chemical element
Ne Previous: flo (F)
Next: natri (Na)

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French néon, from New Latin neon, from Ancient Greek νέον (néon).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

neon

  1. neon (element)