nass

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See also: Nass, nāss, naß, and Naß

German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German naz, from Old High German naz, from Proto-Germanic *nataz (wet), from Proto-Indo-European *ned- (to be wet). Cognate with Dutch nat (wet), Ancient Greek νοτέω (notéō, to be wet), νότος (nótos, the south wind).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nas/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -as

Adjective[edit]

nass (comparative nasser or nässer, superlative am nassesten or am nässesten)

  1. wet

Declension[edit]

declension with umlaut
declension without umlaut

Antonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • nass in Duden online

Hunsrik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nataz (wet), from Proto-Indo-European *ned- (to be wet).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nass (comparative nasser, superlative nassest)

  1. wet
    Du bist ganz nass!
    You are very wet!
    Du mol die nasse Hosse aus!
    Take off those wet pants!

Declension[edit]

Declension of nass
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative nass nass nass nasse
accusative nasse nass nass nasse
dative nasse nasse nasse nasse
Strong inflection nominative nasser nasse nasses nasse
accusative nasse nasse nasses nasse
dative nassem nasser nassem nasse

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Further reading[edit]