N

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N U+004E, N
LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N
M
[U+004D]
Basic Latin O
[U+004F]
U+FF2E, N
FULLWIDTH LATIN CAPITAL LETTER N

[U+FF2D]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FF2F]

Translingual[edit]

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Letter[edit]

N upper case (lower case n)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.

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Symbol[edit]

N

  1. (chemistry) Symbol for nitrogen.
  2. (metrology) Symbol for newton, the SI unit of force.
  3. (biochemistry) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for aspargine
  4. (physics) electron number
  5. (music) Neapolitan chord (usually in first inversion, therefore followed by a superscript six)

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Other representations of N:


English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n, plural Ns or N's)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the English alphabet, called en and written in the Latin script.
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Number[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The ordinal number fourteenth, derived from this letter of the English alphabet, called en and written in the Latin script.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. (military) Navy
  2. north (see also n)
  3. (chess) knight
Translations[edit]

American Sign Language[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(Stokoe N)

  1. The letter N

Azeri[edit]

Letter[edit]

N upper case (lower case n)

  1. The twentieth letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Chinese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Likely from the mathematical usage of n to denote an arbitrary number.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Particularly: “Mandarin”

Adjective[edit]

N

  1. countless, several
    點解N冇人電話 [Cantonese, trad.]
    点解N冇人电话 [Cantonese, simp.]
    Dim2 gaai2 ngo5 daa2 zo2 N ci3 dou1 mou5 jan4 zip3 din6 waa6-2 ge2? [Jyutping]
    How come I called several times but no one picked up the phone?
    追了N部美剧,英语还超烂…

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(capital, lowercase n)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. Abbreviation of noord; north

See also[edit]

  • Previous letter: M
  • Next letter: O

Esperanto[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The eighteenth letter of the Esperanto alphabet, called no or en and written in the Latin script.

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Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. Abbreviation of nordo(north).
  2. (text messaging) Abbreviation of ni(we).

Finnish[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Finnish alphabet, called än or en and written in the Latin script.

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Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. non sine laude approbatur

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. Abbreviation of nord.

Letter[edit]

N

  1. The fourteenth letter of the French alphabet.

Galician[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. norte (north)

Antonyms[edit]

  • (north): S

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the German alphabet.

Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. Abbreviation of Nord; north

Ido[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(lower case n)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Ido alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Italian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (name of letter) IPA(key): /ˈɛnne/
  • (phoneme) IPA(key): /n/

Letter[edit]

N m, f ‎(invariable, lower case n)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Italian alphabet, called enne and written in the Latin script.

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Latvian[edit]

Latvian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia lv

Etymology[edit]

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Letter[edit]

N

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Latvian alphabet, called en and written in the Latin script.

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Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Portuguese[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The fourteenth letter of the Portuguese alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Noun[edit]

N m (uncountable)

  1. Abbreviation of norte.

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N (capital, lowercase n)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the phoneme /n/. Preceded by M and followed by O.

Saanich[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N

  1. The twenty-first letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Skolt Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(lower case N)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Skolt Sami alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Slovene[edit]

Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(capital, lowercase n)

  1. The 15th letter of the Slovene alphabet. Preceded by M and followed by O.

Somali[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

N upper case (lower case n)

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Somali alphabet, called nun and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes[edit]

  1. The nineteenth letter of the Somali alphabet, which follows Arabic abjad order. It is preceded by M and followed by W.

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Spanish[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The 14th letter of the Spanish alphabet.

Abbreviation[edit]

N

  1. Abbreviation of norte; north

Turkish[edit]

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Turkish alphabet, called ne and written in the Latin script.

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Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [ʔɛ˧˧ nəːɰ˨˩/, /ʔɛn˧˧ nəːɰ˨˩/, /nəːɰ˨˩ tʰɜʔp̚˧ˀ˦/, /nəːɰ˨˩]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [ʔɛ˧˧ nəːɰ˧˧/, /ʔɛŋ˧˧ nəːɰ˧˧/, /nəːɰ˧˧ tʰɜʔp̚˦˥/, /nəːɰ˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [ʔɛ˧˥ nəːɰ˨˩/, /ʔɛŋ˧˥ nəːɰ˨˩/, /nəːɰ˨˩ tʰɜʔp̚˦ˀ˥/, /nəːɰ˨˩]
  • Phonetic: e nờ, en nờ, nờ thấp, nờ

Letter[edit]

N ‎(upper case, lower case n)

  1. The sixteenth letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called e-nờ, en-nờ, nờ thấp or nờ and written in the Latin script.

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