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See also: Nye and NYE

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from French nid (nest, brood), Latin nidus (nest). Doublet of nidus.

NounEdit

nye (plural nyes)

  1. A brood or flock of pheasants.

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

NounEdit

nye m (indefinite plural neje, definite singular neni, definite plural nejet)

  1. (Gheg) Alternative form of nyjë

DanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nye

  1. definite and plural of ny

DumbeaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

nye

  1. needle

ReferencesEdit


EweEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

nye

  1. I

VerbEdit

nye

  1. to swerve
  2. to swing

IgboEdit

VerbEdit

nyè

  1. give

Northern NdebeleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *-nye, from Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

AdjectiveEdit

-nye

  1. one
  2. another

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Norwegian BokmålEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nye

  1. definite singular of ny
  2. plural of ny

Norwegian NynorskEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nye

  1. definite singular of ny
  2. plural of ny

PhuthiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

AdjectiveEdit

-nye

  1. one

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


SwaziEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

AdjectiveEdit

-nyé

  1. one

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


SwedishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nye

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of ny.

XhosaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *-nye, from Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

AdjectiveEdit

-nye

  1. one
  2. another

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


ZuluEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Nguni *-nye, from Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

AdjectiveEdit

-nye

  1. (with enumerative concord) one
  2. some
  3. another
  4. additional, more

Usage notesEdit

The meaning "one" is normally used only with singular nouns. It can be used with plurale tantum nouns, in the meaning "one kind of".

InflectionEdit

Enumerative concord, tone class L
Modifier
Class 1 munye
Class 2 banye
Class 3 munye
Class 4 minye
Class 5 linye
Class 6 manye
Class 7 sinye
Class 8 zinye
Class 9 yinye
Class 10 zinye
Class 11 lunye
Class 14 bunye
Class 15 kunye
Class 17 kunye
Adjective concord, tone class L
Modifier Copulative
positive negative positive negative
1st singular engimunye engingemunye ngimunye angimunye
2nd singular omunye ongemunye umunye awumunye
1st plural esibanye esingebanye sibanye asibanye
2nd plural enibanye eningebanye nibanye anibanye
Class 1 omunye ongemunye munye akamunye
Class 2 abanye abangebanye banye ababanye
Class 3 omunye ongemunye munye awumunye
Class 4 eminye engeminye minye ayiminye
Class 5 elinye elingelinye linye alilinye
Class 6 amanye angemanye manye awamanye
Class 7 esinye esingesinye sinye asisinye
Class 8 ezinye ezingezinye zinye azizinye
Class 9 enye engenye, engeyinye inye, yinye ayiyinye
Class 10 ezinye ezingezinye zinye azizinye
Class 11 olunye olungelunye lunye alulunye
Class 14 obunye obungebunye bunye abubunye
Class 15 okunye okungekunye kunye akukunye
Class 17 okunye okungekunye kunye akukunye

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit