niz

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From West Germanic *hnito, from Proto-Indo-European *knid-. Related to Old English hnitu.

Noun[edit]

niz f

  1. nit

Descendants[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German or Alemannic German, from a word derived from or related to Proto-Germanic *nutjō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

niz m

  1. use

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *nizъ, from Proto-Indo-European *nei-ǵʰ-? (Derksen) or *ni- (down).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

nȉz (Cyrillic spelling ни̏з) (+ accusative case)

  1. down, along (in a constant direction with or opposite another; = dȕž, ȕzdūž, pȍkraj)
    niz obaludown/along the shore
    niz ulicudown the street
    sići/silaziti niz stepeniceto go downstairs
    ići niz voduto go downstream

Noun[edit]

nȋz m (Cyrillic spelling ни̑з)

  1. array, sequence, series
  2. row
  3. string
  4. large number of, host of, a number of (+ genitive case)
  5. (mathematics) series, progression

Declension[edit]