nempe

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From nam + -pe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

nempe (not comparable)

  1. indeed, truly
  2. no doubt, certainly, of course
  3. namely
  4. (figuratively, with irony) forsooth, to be sure

Usage notes[edit]

In addition to being used in statements and text, nempe is used in both questions and replies to clarify understanding.