naut

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See also: năut, na̭ṷ̄t, naut-, -naut, and naut.

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse naut, from Proto-Germanic *nautą. Cognate with English neat.

Noun[edit]

naut n (genitive singular nauts, nominative plural naut)

  1. bull
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

naut

  1. first/third-person singular active past indicative of njóta

Middle English[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

naut

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of nought

Adverb[edit]

naut

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of nought

Adjective[edit]

naut

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of nought

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

naut

  1. (non-standard since 2005) past tense of nyte

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse naut, from Proto-Germanic *nautą. Cognates include archaic English neat.

Noun[edit]

naut n (definite singular nautet, indefinite plural naut, definite plural nauta)

  1. a bull, cow, or calf
  2. (in the plural) cattle
    Synonyms: storfe, krøter
  3. a fool

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

naut

  1. past tense of nyta

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Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin altus.

Adjective[edit]

naut m (feminine singular nauta, masculine plural nauts, feminine plural nautas)

  1. high
    Antonym: bas

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nautą, related to Old English nēat (whence English neat), Old High German nōz (whence dialectal German Noss).

Noun[edit]

naut n (genitive nauts, plural naut)

  1. bull
    Synonym: tarfr
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Icelandic: naut
  • Faroese: neyt
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: naut
  • Norwegian Bokmål: naut
  • Swedish: nöt
  • Danish: nød

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

naut

  1. first-person singular past indicative active of njóta
  2. third-person singular past indicative active of njóta

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Plautdietsch[edit]

Adjective[edit]

naut

  1. wet

Unua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic *na (a particle which functioned like a definite article) + *ʔuta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

naut

  1. place

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Further reading[edit]

  • Elizabeth Pearce, A Grammar of Unua (2015)

Westrobothnian[edit]

Verb[edit]

naut

  1. (transitive) To consume, wear through usage.

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Noun[edit]

naut n

  1. Cattle.

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