noot

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English[edit]

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noot

  1. (Tyneside) nothing

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch noot, from Middle Dutch note, from Old French note, from Latin nota.

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Noun[edit]

noot (plural note, diminutive nootjie)

  1. A musical note.
  2. A note, a reference.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch nōte, from Old Dutch *nutu, from Proto-West Germanic *hnut, from Proto-Germanic *hnuts, from Proto-Indo-European *knew-.

Noun[edit]

noot f (plural noten, diminutive nootje n)

  1. nut
  2. (vulgar, chiefly plural) testicle, nut
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  • Afrikaans: neut
  • Jersey Dutch: nœüt, nût
  • Negerhollands: neet, noot
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: noot
  • Papiamentu: nechi, neetsje, neetsjie (from the diminutive)
  • Saramaccan: notò

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch note, from Old French note, from Latin nota.

Noun[edit]

noot f (plural noten, diminutive nootje n)

  1. note (musical note)
  2. note (brief remark)
  3. note (a commentary or reference appended to a text)
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nautą (foredeal, profit, property, livestock).

Noun[edit]

noot n (uncountable)

  1. (archaic) cattle, livestock
  2. (archaic) cow, neat

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Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

noot

  1. Contraction of ne woot.

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Scots[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

noot

  1. nothing

Usage notes[edit]

A hypercorrection of nowt, used generally by the younger generation.

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