neah

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nēhw, whence also Old Saxon nāh, Dutch na, Old High German nāh (German nah), Old Norse (Icelandic ná-), Gothic 𐌽𐌴𐍈 (nēƕ). Extra-Germanic cognates include Albanian nesër (tomorrow, in short time).

Adjective[edit]

nēah (comparative nēar, superlative nīehst)

  1. nigh, near

Preposition[edit]

neah

  1. nigh, near

Adverb[edit]

neah

  1. nigh, near