neas

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

neas

  1. present of nei

Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish nes, ness m (wooden mould for shaping a smith's clay furnace or oven; the clay furnace itself).

Noun[edit]

neas m (genitive singular nis)

  1. (literary) moulding block
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

neas (comparative neise)

  1. Alternative form of deas (near, close; convenient)

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

neās

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of neō

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish nes, ness (weasel).

Noun[edit]

neas f (genitive singular nise or neasa, plural neasan)

  1. weasel
  2. stoat, ermine
  3. ferret

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • neas” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • 1 nes(s)”, in Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors, eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language, 2019