nec

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Aromanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin necō. Compare Daco-Romanian îneca, înec.

Verb[edit]

nec (past participle nicatã)

  1. I kill.
  2. I drown.

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Interlingua[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin nec (and not).

Adverb[edit]

nec

  1. And not.
    Io non sape, nec vole sapere (I don't know, and I don't want to know)
  2. Neither, nor.
    Illo nec me place nec displace (It neither pleases me nor displeases me)
  3. And, or (following a "with no" or "without").
    Nos debe resister sin aqua nec alimento (We must resist with no water or food)

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *nek (not), from Proto-Indo-European *n̥- (un-, not).

Adverb[edit]

nec (not comparable)

  1. nor
  2. and not, not
  3. neither
  4. not even

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Conjunction[edit]

nec

  1. nor
  2. and not
  3. not either
  4. not even

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Descendants[edit]

  • Asturian: nin
  • Catalan: ni
  • Dalmatian: ne
  • Fala: nin
  • French: ni
  • Galician: nin
  • Italian:
  • Middle French: ny
  • Old French: ne
  • Old Portuguese: nen
  • Portuguese: nem
  • Spanish: ni