neh

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See also: Neh.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of non è?(isn't it?).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

neh!

  1. (dialectal, chiefly Piedmont, Lombardy and Switzerland) isn't it?; don't you?; wouldn't she?, ...
    È proprio un piatto gustoso, neh?
    It's a really tasty dish, isn't it?
    Fa' il bravo, neh!
    Be good, (eh)!

Usage notes[edit]

Used at the end of of a sentence as a sort of tag question or to emphasize a statement.

See also[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥. Compare Persian نه(noh), Avestan 𐬥𐬀𐬬𐬀(nava), Pashto نه(), Sanskrit नवन्(navan).

Numeral[edit]

neh

  1. nine

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A variant of nēah

Adjective[edit]

nēh

  1. near