niehst

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nēhwist, *nēhwistaz (nearest, closest). Compare Old High German nāhisto, Old Norse næstr.

Adjective[edit]

nīehst

  1. nearest, next. Superlative form of nēah "near, nigh".

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