niks

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Dutch niks.

Pronoun[edit]

niks

  1. nothing

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Low German niks (nothing).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neɡs/, [neɡ̊s]

Interjection[edit]

niks or nix

  1. no, no way

Pronoun[edit]

niks

  1. nothing

Related terms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from colloquial and dialectal German nix[1].

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

niks

  1. nothing

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

niks (used only predicatively, comparative meer niks, superlative meest niks)

  1. disagreeable, distasteful, not liking
    Ik vind het niks dat ze hier huizen gaan bouwen.
    I don't like that they're going to build houses here.
  2. uninteresting
    Jij mag deze schilderijen geweldig vinden, maar voor mij is het niks.
    You may think these paintings are great, but they're not interesting for me.

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.etymologiebank.nl/trefwoord/niets

Low German[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

niks

  1. nothing