nus

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Gheg word. From Proto-Albanian *snutja, from Proto-Indo-European *sneu 'to turn, to spin'. Cognate to Sanskrit स्नावन् (snāvan, band, sinew)[1].

Noun[edit]

nus m

  1. thread, string
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel (2000), A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Ledien: Brill Academic Publishers, page 74

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin root *nudus, from nodus.

Noun[edit]

nus m (plural nusos)

  1. knot

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nus

  1. masculine plural form of nu

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nus

  1. masculine plural form of nu

Anagrams[edit]


Jèrriais[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nus

  1. masculine plural form of nu

Malaccan Creole Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese nós (we), from Old Portuguese nos (we), from Latin nōs (we; us).

Pronoun[edit]

nus

  1. we (first-person plural personal pronoun)[1]

See also[edit]

Malaccan Creole Portuguese personal pronouns (edit)
Person Singular Plural
First yo nus
Second bos bolotu
Third eli olotu

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2010, Ladislav Prištic, Kristang - Crioulo de Base Portuguesa, Masaryk University, page 26.

Novial[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nus

  1. we; us

Old French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nus

  1. Alternative form of nos; we (first-person plural subject pronoun)

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nus m plural

  1. plural form of nu

Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nōs.

Pronoun[edit]

nus

  1. we

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English nose

Noun[edit]

nus

  1. (anatomy) nose
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, Genesis 2:7 (translation here):
      Bihain God, Bikpela i kisim graun na em i wokim man long en. Na em i winim win bilong laip i go insait long nus bilong man, na man i kisim laip.


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