See also: Nini

Brunei MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Malay nenek.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nini/
  • Hyphenation: ni‧ni

NounEdit

nini

  1. grandparent; grandfather or grandmother

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

ni +‎ ni[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ ˈnini]
  • Hyphenation: ni‧ni
  • Rhymes: -ni

InterjectionEdit

nini

  1. (colloquial) lo!, look!
    Nini, egy madár!Look! A bird!

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

nini m

  1. plural of nino

AnagramsEdit


Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *snisni (compare Welsh nini).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

nini (emphatic)

  1. we
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 43d5
      Is nini fo·rálaig.
      It is we that it had prostrated.
    Synonyms: sinni, sisni, snisni

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A shortening of ni estudia ni trabaja (meaning “neither studies nor works”).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nini m or f (plural ninis)

  1. (informal) neet, NEET

See alsoEdit


SwahiliEdit

PronounEdit

nini

  1. what (interrogative pronoun)

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