nét

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See also: NET, Net, net, nẹt, nết, nèt, .net, and .NET

Catalan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • net (2016 spelling reform)

Etymology[edit]

Derived in masculine from the feminine néta, from Vulgar Latin *nepta, from Latin neptis (granddaughter). Compare Portuguese neto and Spanish nieto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nét m (plural néts, feminine néta)

  1. grandson
    Coordinate term: nebot

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The spelling nét was deprecated in the 2016 spelling reform. The old spelling can still be used for metalinguistic transcriptions, or when the intended meaning is not clear from the context. See Appendix:Catalan orthography.

Further reading[edit]

  • “nét” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nét (󰞺, 󰠸)

  1. line
    sắc nétsharply detailed
  2. (calligraphy, typography) stroke
    nét sổa downward stroke
  3. (of a human body part) curve
    nét gợi cảmsexy curves
  4. (of a face) expression
    nét mặt u buồna depressed expression
  5. style; character; feature (usually attractive)
    nét vẽ đặc trưngdistinctive art style
    nét riênghas its own character
    nét quêan attractive feature of the countryside
    đậm nét quêradiating a strong feel of the countryside

Derived terms[edit]

Derived terms

Adjective[edit]

nét

  1. (colloquial, of images on a screen or monitor or such a screen or monitor) detailed with sharp contrast and high resolution
    Ti vi này coi nét ghêThis TV screen is so hi-res.