enim

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From e, for pronominal stem i, + nam. Confer Latin īs.

Conjunction[edit]

First word or word phrase in sentence + enim (postpositive)

  1. truly
  2. for
  3. so
  4. because

References[edit]

  • enim” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

enim

  1. first-person singular possessive form of en

Usage notes[edit]

  • When this word is pronounced, the stress is on the last syllable: enim. (The pronunciation with stress on the penultimate syllable, enim, means "I am [a(n)/the] width.")