nat

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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From Burmese နတ် (nat).

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Noun[edit]

nat (plural nats)

  1. A spirit in Burmese mythology, whose cult is followed alongside Buddhism.

Etymology 2[edit]

Reduced form of naught.

Adverb[edit]

nat (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Not. [14th-17th c.]
    • 1614, William Browne, The Shepheard's Pipe:
      And he a pistle rowned in her eare, / Nat what I want, for I ne came nat there.

Etymology 3[edit]

Abbreviation of natural logarithm.

Noun[edit]

nat (plural nats)

  1. logarithmic unit of information or entropy, based on natural logarithms
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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nātus.

Adjective[edit]

nat m (feminine nada, masculine plural nats, feminine plural nades)

  1. born

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish nat, from Old Norse nátt, nótt, from Proto-Germanic *nahts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts.

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Noun[edit]

nat c (singular definite natten, plural indefinite nætter)

  1. night (period between sunset and sunrise)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch nat, from Old Dutch nat, from Proto-Germanic *nataz.

Adjective[edit]

nat (comparative natter, superlative natst)

  1. wet

Declension[edit]

Inflection of nat
uninflected nat
inflected natte
comparative natter
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial nat natter het natst
het natste
indefinite m./f. sing. natte nattere natste
n. sing. nat natter natste
plural natte nattere natste
definite natte nattere natste
partitive nats natters

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Noun[edit]

nat n (uncountable)

  1. moisture

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

nat

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of

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Rafsi[edit]

nat

  1. rafsi of natmi.

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old English *nōht, nāht (nought, nothing), short for nōwiht, nāwiht (nothing, literally no thing, no creature), corresponding to (no) + wiht (thing, creature).

Adverb[edit]

nat

  1. not
    • 13??, Geoffrey Chaucer, Boethius and Troilus
      And at the laste, yif that any wight wene a thing to ben other weyes thanne it is, it is nat only unscience, but it is deceivable opinioun ful diverse and fer fro the sothe of science.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nātus, taking the meaning of "offspring" or "progeny" in relation to the parent. Compare Aromanian nat (child), also Provençal nada ("girl").

Noun[edit]

nat m (plural nați)

  1. (uncommon, popular) person, individual
  2. (uncommon, popular) kinsman, relative

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