non

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

non (not comparable)

  1. Obsolete form of none.

Basque[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

non

  1. where

Chiricahua[edit]

Noun[edit]

non

  1. Alternative spelling of nun.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

non f (plural nonnen, diminutive nonnetje n)

  1. nun

Synonyms[edit]


Fala[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese non, from Latin nōn (not).

Adverb[edit]

non

  1. not (negates the meaning of the modified verb)
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Theme II, Chapter 2: Recunquista:
      Non poemos analizar con pormenoris estis siglos, pero tampoco se debi toleral que, sin fundamentus, se poña en duda algo que a Historia documentá nos lega sobre nossa terra.
      We can’t thoroughly analyse these centuries, but one mustn’t tolerate that, unfoundedly, something documented history tells us about our land be questioned.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

non

  1. no

Conjunction[edit]

non

  1. not
    • 1869, Sully Prudhomme, “La Voie lactée”, in Les Solitudes:
      Êtes-vous toujours en prière ? / Êtes-vous des astres blessés ? / Car ce sont des pleurs de lumière, / Non des rayons, que vous versez.
      Are you still in prayer? / Are you blessed stars? / Because it is cries of light, / Not rays, that you pour.

Interjection[edit]

non

  1. no!

Derived terms[edit]


Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen.

Noun[edit]

non m (plural nons)

  1. name

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōn.

Adverb[edit]

non

  1. no, not

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French nom (name)

Noun[edit]

non

  1. name

Related terms[edit]


Ido[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

non

  1. nine (9)

Interlingua[edit]

Adverb[edit]

non

  1. not

Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōmen.

Noun[edit]

non

  1. name

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

non

  1. not
  2. un-

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Latin noenum, from Proto-Indo-European *ne (not) + *óynos (one)[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

nōn (negative particle)

  1. not
    Graecum est; non legitur.
    It's Greek; it cannot be read.

Usage notes[edit]

The particle nōn may be used to negate verbs, adjectives, nouns, or phrases.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ non-” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

non

  1. rafsi of no.

Middle French[edit]

Interjection[edit]

non

  1. no

Novial[edit]

Adverb[edit]

non

  1. not

Old French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

non

  1. no

Noun[edit]

non m (oblique plural nons, nominative singular nons, nominative plural non)

  1. Alternative form of nom.

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin nonnus (compare Italian nonno).

Noun[edit]

non m (plural nons)

  1. (Puter) grandfather

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /nɔn˧˧/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /nɔŋ˧˧/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /nɔŋ˧˥/

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

non

  1. young, tender, green
  2. new
  3. mild
  4. premature
  5. not up to the mark
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

non

  1. mountain


Western Apache[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognates: Navajo nooʼ, Chiricahua nun, Mescalero nun, Plains Apache nǫǫ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

non

  1. something stored away, cache