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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French < Old French < Latin nātus, perfect active participle of nāscor ‎(I am born).

Adjective[edit]

‎(not comparable)

  1. (rare, usually italicised) Used to specify the original name of a man.
    Sting, Gordon Sumner
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Afrikaans.

Particle[edit]

  1. (South Africa) Yeah? not so? hey?
    so I saw this girl , and I wanted to talk to her...

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin natus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

 m ‎(feminine singular née, masculine plural nés, feminine plural nées)

  1. past participle of naître

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shorter form of nézd (of the Hungarian verb néz - subjunctive, definite, 2nd person sg.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

  1. look!, see! (expressing surprise or wanting to get attention)

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse , from Proto-Germanic *ne.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

  1. nor (used with hvorki meaning "neither")
    Ég er hvorki svangur þyrstur.
    I'm neither hungry nor thirsty.
    Maðurinn hennar er hvorki klár hnyttinn.
    Her husband is neither smart nor witty.

Derived terms[edit]


Isthmus Zapotec[edit]

Preposition[edit]

  1. with

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nec.[1]

Conjunction[edit]

  1. neither...nor
  2. either...or

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951; headword

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

(Zhuyin ㄋㄜˊ)

  1. Pinyin transliteration of
  2. Pinyin transliteration of

Norman[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

 f (usually uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) snow
Alternative forms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

m (f néthe or naithe, m plural nés, f plural néthes or naithes)

  1. Alternative form of nièr

Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

‎(oblique and nominative feminine singular nee)

  1. past participle of naistre

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ne ‎(not), from Proto-Indo-European *ne ‎(not). Cognate with Old English ne, Old Frisian ne, ni, Old Saxon ne, ni, Old Dutch ne, Old High German ni, Old High German 𐌽𐌹 ‎(ni).

Conjunction[edit]

  1. nor

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic:

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of não é

Pronunciation[edit]

Contraction[edit]

né?

  1. (colloquial, interrogatory) Contraction of não é. Used as a tag question to ask for someone's opinion: isn't it (so); innit; right
    Você já comeu, ?
    You have already eaten, right?
  2. (colloquial, often interrogatory) duh; obviously (expresses that something is obvious)
    Do que é feito um anel de diamante? De diamantes, né?!
    What a diamond ring is made of? Diamonds, obviously!

Venetian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

  1. neither, nor

Adverb[edit]

  1. from