nocht

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish nocht (naked, bare, uncovered), from Proto-Celtic *nokʷto- (naked) (compare Welsh noeth).

Adjective[edit]

nocht (genitive singular masculine nocht)

  1. bare, naked
  2. exposed

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Noun[edit]

nocht m (genitive noicht, nominative plural noicht)

  1. naked person
  2. (art) nude

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Verb[edit]

nocht (present analytic nochtann, future analytic nochtfaidh, verbal noun nochtadh, past participle nochta)

  1. to bare, expose, reveal, uncover
  2. to strip
  3. to strip off
  4. to unveil
  5. to express
  6. to disclose
  7. (photography) to expose

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *nokʷto- (naked) (compare Welsh noeth).

Adjective[edit]

nocht

  1. naked, bare, uncovered
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *noxs, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

Noun[edit]

nocht ?

  1. (archaic) night
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Scots[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English noght, from Old English nāht (nothing, naught). More at naught.

Noun[edit]

nocht (uncountable)

  1. nothing, nought or naught

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Adjective[edit]

nocht (comparative mair nocht, superlative maist nocht)

  1. worthless, good for nothing

Verb[edit]

tae nocht (third-person singular simple present nochts, present participle nochtin, simple past nochtit, past participle nochtit)

  1. to hold in contempt, disparage

Vilamovian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

nocht

  1. night

West Frisian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nocht

  1. enough
  2. fun

Noun[edit]

nocht

  1. pleasure, fun