See also: nid, nith, níd, niþ, and níð

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

nið

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of nith

Old EnglishEdit

NounEdit

nīð m

  1. Alternative form of nīþ

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of obscure origin. Possibly related to niðr (down); one hypothesis derives it from Proto-Germanic *nidwō.

NounEdit

nið f (genitive niðar, plural niðar)

  1. new moon, waning moon
  2. time before the new moon

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Icelandic: nið