nemo

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Interlingua[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nemo

  1. Not any person: nobody, no one. Synonym: necuno.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of the Old Latin phrase ne hemō ‎(no man) (Classical ne homō). Compare praeda for praehenda.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nēmō m, f

  1. nobody, no one, no man
    Quem nemo ferro potuit superare nec auro.
    Whom none could overcome with iron or gold.
    Amīcus omnibus, amīcus nemini.
    A friend to all, a friend to none.
    Vicinam neminem amo magis quam te.
    I love a neighbouring nobody more than you.
    Nemo, nisi sapiens, liber est.
    No one, unless he is wise, is free.
    Nemo ante mortem beatus.
    No one [can be called] happy before his death.
    Nemo non formosus filius matri.
    No one fails to be a beautiful son for his mother.
    Absque sanitate nemo felix.
    Without health, no one [is] happy.
    Nemo sine sapientia, beatus est.
    No man without wisdom, is happy.
    Nemo cum sarcinis enatat.
    No one swims away with his bundles/belongings.
    Nemo est supra leges.
    No one is above the law.
    Nemo ex amoris vulnere sanus abit.
    No one walks away unscathed from the wound of love.

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular
nominative nēmō
genitive nēminis
dative nēminī
accusative nēminem
ablative nēmine
vocative nēmō

In Classical Latin, the suppletive genitive nūllīus and ablatives nūllō (masculine) and nūllā (feminine) frequently occur.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nêːmo/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧mo

Adverb[edit]

nȇmo ‎(Cyrillic spelling не̑мо)

  1. mutely, dumbly