noog

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

noog (uncountable)

  1. Synonym of niger (Guizotia abyssinica)

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German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Saxon ginōg, from Proto-Germanic *ganōgaz; akin to Dutch genoeg, Low German genug, English enough, West Frisian genôch, Danish nok, Swedish nog. The Proto-Germanic word is a compound of the prefix *ga- + unattested *nōgaz. The latter may be derived from Proto-Indo-European *h₂neḱ- (to reach, achieve, carry out).

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

noog

  1. (invariable) enough, sufficient, an adequate number or amount of
    Wi hebbt nich noog Geld.
    We don't have enough money.

Usage notes[edit]

  • nooɡ can never follow an article or another determiner.

Pronoun[edit]

noog

  1. (invariable) enough, an adequate number or amount
    Dat is nooɡ.
    That's enough.

Adverb[edit]

noog

  1. enough, sufficiently, in an adequate way
    De Kinner hebbt nooɡ spöölt.
    The children have played enough.

White Hmong[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hmong-Mien *m-nɔk (bird). Compare Proto-Austronesian *manuk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

noog

  1. bird

References[edit]

  • Heimbach, Ernest E. (1979) White Hmong — English Dictionary[1], SEAP Publications, →ISBN.