ne-

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Cahuilla[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ne-

  1. I. First person singular pronoun added to a verb to show its subject.
  2. My. First person singular possessive pronoun added to a noun to show its possessor.

Chuukese[edit]

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ne-

  1. to look

Czech[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ne-

  1. Used to negate verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. "Mám hlad" ("I am hungry") becomes "nemám hlad" ("I am not hungry"). Akin to un-, non-, im-, ir-.

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Esperanto[edit]

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ne-

  1. Used to negate adjectives and adverbs.

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Ido[edit]

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ne-

  1. Used to negate verbs, adjectives, and adverbs.

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

The word in compositions.

Prefix[edit]

ne-

  1. absolutely negates the principal meaning
    ne- ‎(not) + scio ‎(I know) → nescio ‎(I don't know)

Quotations[edit]

"Nomen nescio." (N.N.) - I don't know the name, John Doe

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the same stem as the general negative particle ‎(no).

Prefix[edit]

ne-

  1. Used on all verb forms to form the negative version of that form (runāju ‎(I speak), nerunāju ‎(I don't speak)), as well as on nouns and adjectives to indicate negation (like Latin in-, im-; English un-; or Russian не- ‎(ne-)).

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *ne ‎(not), from Proto-Indo-European *ne ‎(no, not). Akin to Old English ne ‎(not)

Prefix[edit]

ne-

  1. not, usually syncopated to n-
    neom ‎(am not)
    næs ‎(was not); nǣron ‎(were not)
    nic ‎(not I)
    nǣniġ ‎(no one, none, not any, no (adj.))
    nealles ‎(not at all, by no means)
    nefne ‎(unless, except, not even)
    nabban ‎(to have not, be without)
    nāgan ‎(to not owe, not own)
    nǣfre ‎(never)
    nyllan ‎(will not, wish not, be unwilling, refuse)
    nāt ‎([I] do not know), from nytan ‎(to know not)
    nyten ‎(ignorant) (from ne + witan)

Romanian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ne-

  1. un-; de- (attached to past participles, gerundives and some adjectives to negate them)
    necunoscut - unknown
    neînțeles - misunderstood
    neprietenos - unfriendly
    nefolosind - not using, without using

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ne- (Cyrillic spelling не-)

  1. Prefix prepended to adjectives to create an adjective denoting a negative meaning (ne ‎(not)). Akin to un-, non-, im-, ir-.

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