nego

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See also: negò, negó, and neĝo

Italian[edit]

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nego

  1. first-person singular present indicative of negare

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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Verb[edit]

present active negō, present infinitive negāre, perfect active negāvī, supine negātum

  1. I deny
  2. I refuse, say no

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

nego

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of negar

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ne- (not) + Proto-Slavic *-go.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nêɡo/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧go

Conjunction[edit]

nȅgo (Cyrillic spelling не̏го)

  1. (with nominative) than (in comparisons, following the comparative)
    Beograd je veći nego Zagreb — Belgrade is larger than Zagreb
  2. (following a negation) but (see also vȅć)
    on je ne samo darovit, nego i jako marljiv — he is not only talented, but also very industrious
    to nije crno, nego b(ij)elo — that is not black, but white

Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

nego

  1. Obsolete plural form of neg, past tense of niga.