See also: nímis

Gothic edit

Romanization edit


  1. Romanization of 𐌽𐌹𐌼𐌹𐍃

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Pronunciation edit

Verb edit


  1. first-person plural past habitual of nigh
  2. first-person plural past subjunctive of nigh

Latin edit

Etymology edit

From ne- + Proto-Indo-European *meh₁- (whence metior). Compare immēnsus from these roots.

Pronunciation edit

Adverb edit

nimis (not comparable)

  1. too, too much, excessively

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Descendants edit

  • Old Occitan: nems nemés

References edit

  • nimis”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nimis”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nimis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • nimis in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • Walther von Wartburg (1928–2002), “nĭmis”, in Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), volume 7: N–Pas, page 143

Volapük edit

Noun edit


  1. accusative plural of nim