níu

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See also: niu, Niu, niū, niú, niǔ, and niù

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

níu m (plural níos)

  1. Alternative form of nieru

Icelandic[edit]

Icelandic cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : níu
    Ordinal : níundi

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse níu (nine), from Proto-Germanic *newun, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥. Cognate with Danish ni, Faroese níggju, Norwegian ni, Swedish nio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

níu

  1. nine; the cardinal number after átta (eight) and before tíu (ten).

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Old Norse[edit]

Old Norse cardinal numbers
 <  8 9 10  > 
    Cardinal : níu
    Ordinal : níundi

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *newun (nine), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥ (nine). Cognate with Old English niġon, Old Frisian nigun, Old Saxon nigun, Old High German niun, Gothic 𐌽𐌹𐌿𐌽 (niun).

Numeral[edit]

níu (ordinal níundi)

  1. (cardinal) nine

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: níu
  • Faroese: níggju
  • Norn: ni
  • Norwegian: ni
  • Old Swedish: nīo
  • Danish: ni
  • Elfdalian: niu
  • Gutnish: nei, neie, näiu, neiå

References[edit]

  • níu in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

níu (, 𢯨, 𢷃, 𫼩)

  1. to grab and pull; to pull back

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