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See also: noot

German Low German[edit]


From Middle Low German nôt, from Old Saxon nōd from Proto-Germanic *naudiz. Compare High German Not, Dutch nood, English need, Danish nød, Icelandic nauð.


Noot f (plural Nööt)

  1. need, imminence
    Minschen in Noot — People in Need
  2. necessity, poverty
  3. emergency, crisis