nic

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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

nic

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-2 & ISO 639-5 language code for Niger–Congo languages.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

nic (uncountable)

  1. (slang) nicotine
    I prefer vaping with nic-free juice.

Anagrams[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ničьto, from Proto-Indo-European *ney + *kʷis + *to. The "č-less" form nic is from Proto-Slavic *ničьso (originally Proto-Slavic *ničeso), an (archaic and synchronically irregular) variant of genitive. Compare with Polish nic, dialectal Ukrainian and Rusyn нич (nyč).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nic

  1. nothing, not any thing
    nic jinéhonothing else
    Antonym: něco

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • nic in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • nic in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ne- +‎ ic/iċ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nic, niċ

  1. not I, not me

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: nich

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *ničьto, from Proto-Indo-European *ney + *kʷis + *to. The "cz-less" form nic is from Proto-Slavic *ničьso (originally Proto-Slavic *ničeso), an (archaic and synchronically irregular) variant of genitive. Compare with Czech nic, dialectal Ukrainian and Rusyn нич (nyč).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nic

  1. nothing, not any thing

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • nic in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • nic in Polish dictionaries at PWN