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See also: níd, nið, and níð

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EnglishEdit

InitialismEdit

nid

  1. (linguistics) noun inanimate dependent

NounEdit

nid (plural nid)

  1. (Britain, slang) pound sterling, quid

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French, from Latin nīdus, from Proto-Italic *nizdos (nest), from Proto-Indo-European *nisdós (nest).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nid m (plural nids)

  1. nest
    • 1976, Michel Fugain et le Big Bazar, "Le printemps".
      L'hirondelle et la fauvette, c'est la forêt qui me l'a dit / L'hirondelle et la fauvette, ont déjà fait leur nid
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. (military) Some people or dangerous things, hidden or not.
    • Nid de mitrailleuses / machine gun nest
    • Nid d'espions / spy's nest

Further readingEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nid

  1. inflection of nead:
    1. vocative/genitive singular
    2. nominative/dative plural

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nidus.

NounEdit

nid m (plural nids)

  1. (Guernsey) nest

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *nīþą. Cognate with Old English nīþ (English nithe), Old Norse níð.

NounEdit

nīd m

  1. envy
  2. hate
  3. malice

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Köbler, Gerhard, Althochdeutsches Wörterbuch, (6. Auflage) 2014

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nid

  1. not

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ J. Morris Jones, A Welsh Grammar, Historical and Comparative (Oxford 1913), § 51 vi.