naïz

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: naiz

Norman[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French nés, from Latin nāsus.

Noun[edit]

naïz m ‎(plural naïz)

  1. (Guernsey, anatomy) nose
    • 2006, Peggy Collenette, ‘Célébraïr 25 onnaïes’, P'tites Lures Guernésiaises, Cromwell Press 2006, p. 18:
      La Marie et Jimmin dormisirent toute la niet et Jimmin s'éville au matin dauve l'épile à sen naïz.‎ ― Marie and Jimmy slept all night and Jimmy woke up in the morning with the peg on his nose.