Old Galician-Portuguese edit

Etymology edit

Given the total absence of final nasal reflex in Galician, from Latin nūbes rather than from an hypothetical Vulgar Latin root *nūbine-.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

nuve f

  1. cloud
    • [] mais ſei eu que nẽllur / achar nona podedes / quant o breton artur / ca eu a ui na nuue / ſobir eme chamou.
      [] but I know that you can find her nowhere; any more than you can find the Breton Arthur, because I saw her ascending on a cloud and she spoke to me.

Descendants edit

  • Galician: nube
  • Portuguese: nuvem

Sardinian edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Latin nūbēs.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

nuve f (plural nuves)

  1. cloud