FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin *nīdāx, nīdācem, from nīdus (nest) +‎ -āx.

AdjectiveEdit

niais (feminine niaise, masculine plural niais, feminine plural niaises)

  1. (falconry) of a falconry bird: caught in the nest
  2. vacuous, stupid
    Synonyms: sot, inexpérimenté, idiot, zozo

NounEdit

niais m (plural niais)

  1. buffoon, fool

Etymology 2Edit

Conjugated form of nier

VerbEdit

niais

  1. first/second-person singular imperfect indicative of nier

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NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin *nidax, from nidus (nest).

AdjectiveEdit

niais m

  1. (Jersey) stupid