nao

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nao

  1. (Internet slang, humorous) Alternative form of now

Adverb[edit]

nao

  1. (Internet slang, humorous) Alternative form of now

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *naw, from Proto-Celtic *nawan, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Numeral[edit]

nao

  1. (cardinal) nine

Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Dutch na.

Preposition[edit]

nao

  1. after

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nao

  1. Romaji transcription of なお

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nao

  1. Nonstandard spelling of nāo.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of náo.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of nǎo.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of nào.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nao f (plural naos)

  1. Obsolete spelling of nau

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nao

  1. anxious