See also: név, Nev, and Nev.

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French nef, from Latin nāvis (ship).

NounEdit

nev f

  1. (architecture) nave

CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *neβ̃, from Proto-Celtic *nemos, from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos (cloud). Cognate with Breton neñv, Welsh nef and Irish neamh.

NounEdit

nev m (plural nevow)

  1. heaven

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nef, from Proto-Germanic *nabją.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nev n (genitive singular nevs, plural nev)

  1. a bill, a beak (bird's beak)
  2. (archaic, biology) nose
  3. (aviation) nose (e.g. of an aeroplane).
  4. point (of a hook)
  5. a small ness

DeclensionEdit

Declension of nev
n22 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative nev nevið nev nevini
accusative nev nevið nev nevini
dative nevi nevinum nevjum, nevum nevjunum, nevunum
genitive nevs nevsins nevja nevjanna

RomanschEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin nivem, the accusative form of nix (snow).

NounEdit

nev f

  1. (Sutsilvan) snow
Alternative formsEdit
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) naiv
  • (Sursilvan, Surmiran) neiv

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin nāvis.

NounEdit

nev f (plural nevs)

  1. (Puter) ship
Alternative formsEdit
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) nav