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EnglishEdit

 
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VerbEdit

ny

  1. Obsolete spelling of nigh

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse nýr, from Proto-Germanic *niwjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos(new).

AdjectiveEdit

ny ‎(neuter nyt, plural and definite singular attributive ny or nye, comparative nyere, superlative (predicative) nyest, superlative (attributive) {{{5}}})

  1. new
  2. fresh
  3. recent
  4. novel
  5. other
  6. different
  7. definite and plural of ny

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse .

NounEdit

ny n (singular definite nyet, not used in plural form)

  1. new moon, waxing moon
AntonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Ancient Greek Ν(N), ν(n).

NounEdit

ny n (singular definite nyet, plural indefinite nyer)

  1. nu; the Greek letter Ν, ν
InflectionEdit

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LojbanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

CmavoEdit

ny ‎(selma'o BY2 )

  1. letteral for n

MalagasyEdit

ArticleEdit

ny

  1. the (definite article)

Middle FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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ConjunctionEdit

ny

  1. neither; nor
Usage notesEdit
  • Chiefly used at least twice in the same sentence, such as ny riche, ny pouvre‎ ― neither rich nor poor.
DescendantsEdit
  • French: ni

Etymology 2Edit

See n'y

ContractionEdit

ny

  1. manuscript form of n'y

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nýr, from Proto-Germanic *niwjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos(new).

AdjectiveEdit

ny ‎(neuter singular nytt, definite singular and plural nye, comparative nyere, superlative nyest or nyeste)

  1. new (recently made or created)

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nýr, from Proto-Germanic *niwjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos(new).

AdjectiveEdit

ny ‎(neuter singular nytt, definite singular and plural nye, comparative nyare, superlative nyast or nyaste)

  1. new (as above)

Derived termsEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

ny f ‎(plural nys)

  1. nu; the Greek letter Ν, ν

SynonymsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nýr, from Proto-Germanic *niwjaz, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos(new).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ny (comparative nyare, superlative nyast)

  1. new

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of ny
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular ny nyare nyast
Neuter singular nytt nyare nyast
Plural nya nyare nyast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 nye nyare nyaste
All nya nyare nyaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

VilamovianEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

ny

  1. no