нус

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See also: ну-с and hyc

Avar[edit]

Noun[edit]

нус (nus)

  1. knife

Chechen[edit]

Noun[edit]

нус (nus)

  1. daughter-in-law

Related terms[edit]

  • нуц (nuc, son-in-law)

Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *nïsun, equivalent to *nï- +‎ (-s). Related to other secretion related words such as нийх (nijh, to blow nose), нян (njan, germ) and нулимах (nulimah, to spit).

Pronunciation[edit]

(Ulaanbaatar) IPA(key): /nʊs/, [no̙s]

Noun[edit]

нус (nus) (Mongolian spelling ᠨᠢᠰᠤ (nisu)); (hidden-n declension)

  1. snot