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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

A Gheg word. From Proto-Albanian *snutja, from Proto-Indo-European *sneu (to turn, to spin). Cognate to Sanskrit स्नावन् (snāvan, band, sinew)[1].

NounEdit

nus m

  1. thread, string
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000) A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Leiden: Brill, page 74

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Catalan nuu, or from Old Occitan nous, nos, nou and its variants, from Latin nōdus (probably through a Vulgar Latin form *nudus), ultimately from a Proto-Indo-European *gned-, *gnod- (to bind). Compare Occitan nos, French nœud, Spanish nudo.

NounEdit

nus m (plural nusos)

  1. knot
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

nus

  1. masculine plural of nu

Further readingEdit


ChuukeseEdit

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nus

  1. masculine plural of nu

AnagramsEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

nus

  1. squid

See alsoEdit


KristangEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese nós (we), from Old Portuguese nos (we), from Latin nōs (we; us).

PronounEdit

nus

  1. we (first-person plural personal pronoun)[1]

See alsoEdit

Kristang personal pronouns (edit)
Person Singular Plural
First yo nus
Second bos bolotu
Third eli olotu

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2010, Ladislav Prištic, Kristang - Crioulo de Base Portuguesa, Masaryk University, page 26.

NormanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nus

  1. masculine plural of nu

NovialEdit

PronounEdit

nus

  1. we; us

Old FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

nus

  1. Alternative form of nos; we (first-person plural subject pronoun)

PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nus

  1. Masculine plural of adjective nu.

RomanschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōs.

PronounEdit

nus

  1. we

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

English nose

NounEdit

nus

  1. (anatomy) nose
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Port Moresby: Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, 2:7:
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