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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

nue

  1. feminine singular of nu

Etymology 2Edit

From Vulgar Latin *nūba, from Latin nūbes, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)newdʰ- (to cover). Compare Occitan niu, Portuguese nuve, Spanish nube.

NounEdit

nue f (plural nues)

  1. (archaic, chiefly poetic) cloud
Usage notesEdit

Very rare outside of the expressions porter aux nues and tomber des nues; the more common literary term is now nuée while the common usage is nuage.

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

nue

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ぬえ

NormanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nue

  1. feminine singular of nu

UnuaEdit

NounEdit

nue

  1. water

Further readingEdit

  • Elizabeth Pearce, A Grammar of Unua (2015)