See also: nóg and nög

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EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

nog ‎(plural nogs)

  1. A wooden block, the size of a brick, built into a wall, as a hold for the nails of woodwork.
  2. One of the square logs of wood used in a pile to support the roof of a mine.
  3. (shipbuilding) A treenail to fasten the shores.

VerbEdit

nog ‎(third-person singular simple present nogs, present participle nogging, simple past and past participle nogged)

  1. (transitive) to fill in, as between scantling, with brickwork.
  2. (transitive, shipbuilding) to fasten, as shores, with treenails.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

nog ‎(plural nogs)

  1. Short for noggin.

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

nog ‎(plural nogs)

  1. Short for eggnog.
  2. (obsolete) A kind of strong ale.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Halliwell to this entry?)

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

nog ‎(plural nogs)

  1. (offensive, derogatory, ethnic slur) A dark-skinned person; nig-nog.
  2. (Australia, dated, ethnic slur) A Vietnamese person.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch nog.

AdverbEdit

nog

  1. still
  2. (with negation) yet

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch nog, noch, from Old Dutch nogh, noch ‎(until now, still), from Proto-Germanic *nuh ‎(still, literally now too), from Proto-Indo-European *nu ‎(now) + *-kʷe- ‎(and, also). Cognate with German noch ‎(yet, still).

AdverbEdit

nog

  1. still, as before
    Nu is de auto nog mooi en schoon, maar na een paar jaar niet meer.
    Now the car is still nice and clean, but after a few years it won't be anymore.
    Ik heb nog genoeg aardappelen, ik heb niet meer nodig.
    I still have enough potatoes, I don't need more.
  2. (in negative phrases) yet
    Hij is nog niet gekomen.
    He has not come yet.
  3. (with an amount) more, in addition
    Ik geef je nog één kans om het te raden.
    I'm giving you one more chance to guess it.
    Ik zie nog twee vliegtuigen.
    I see two more planes.

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nóg, nógr, gnógr, from Proto-Germanic *ganōgaz.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

nog (not comparable)

  1. enough, sufficient
    Har vi nog med mat för picknicken?
    Do we have enough food for the picnic?
  2. probably
    Det har vi nog.
    We probably do (have that).

TapachultecEdit

NounEdit

nog

  1. water

Usage notesEdit

  • This is the form Lehmann says is given in the Sapper-Ricke wordlists; the form given in Johnston's vocabulary is nuc.

ReferencesEdit

  • Walter Lehmann, Über die Stellung und Verwandtschaft der Subtiaba-Sprache der pazifischen Küste Nicaraguas und über die Sprache von Tapachula in Südchiapas (1915), Zeitschrift für Ethnologie 47, presenting the wordlists of Karl Sapper, Ricke, and Amado Johnston.

VolapükEdit

AdverbEdit

nog

  1. (with negation) yet
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