French Edit

Pronunciation Edit

Etymology 1 Edit

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

Adjective Edit

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

Noun Edit

niais m (plural niais)

  1. buffoon, fool

Etymology 2 Edit

Conjugated form of nier

Verb Edit

niais

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

Further reading Edit

Anagrams Edit

Norman Edit

Etymology Edit

From Latin *nidax, from nidus (nest).

Adjective Edit

niais m

  1. (Jersey) stupid