niais

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin *nidax, nidacem, from nidus ‎(nest).

Adjective[edit]

niais m ‎(feminine singular niaise, masculine plural niais, feminine plural niaises)

  1. (falconry) Qualifies a falconry bird caught in the nest.
  2. vacuous, stupid

Noun[edit]

niais m ‎(plural niais)

  1. buffoon, fool

Etymology 2[edit]

Conjugated form of nier

Verb[edit]

niais

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative of nier
  2. second-person singular imperfect indicative of nier

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin *nidax, from nidus ‎(nest).

Adjective[edit]

niais m

  1. (Jersey) stupid