núa

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See also: nua, nuâ, nũa, nửa, nứa, nữa, nu'a, and nua-

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

núa (ri-verb, third-person singular past indicative neri or néri, supine núið)

  1. to rub, massage syn.
  2. to wipe syn.

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *nouyos (compare Welsh newydd, Breton nevez), from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

núa

  1. new

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References[edit]

  • núa, núae” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.