See also: nooʼ and no'o

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Old English .

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

noo (not comparable)

  1. (Tyneside) now
ReferencesEdit
  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
  • A List of words and phrases in everyday use by the natives of Hetton-le-Hole in the County of Durham, F.M.T.Palgrave, English Dialect Society vol.74, 1896, [2]
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[3]
  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, →ISBN

Etymology 2Edit

InterjectionEdit

noo

  1. Elongated form of no.

AnagramsEdit


AiwooEdit

NounEdit

noo

  1. cloud (white; not rainclouds)

ReferencesEdit


ScotsEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English now, nou, nu, from Old English (now, at present, at this time, immediately, very recently), from Proto-Germanic *nu (now), from Proto-Indo-European *nū (now).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

noo (not comparable)

  1. now
  2. (definite) just now, right now
    • 2006, Cecilia Grainger, Bruised Blue:
      Thurs something noh richt here…Zeb widnae jist up an leave athoot telling me…NAW he’ll be here the noo and send you raggle taggle bunch oan yur wae…aye yull be telt ti follow his commands or CLEAR OFF THIS LAND…!
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 2008, James Kelman, Kieron Smith, Boy, Penguin, page 406:
      She is in 3rd year, she does no want you, you are no even thirteen.
      So? I nearly am.
      Aye but ye are no the now.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

TagalogEdit

NounEdit

noó

  1. (anatomy) forehead; brow