nov

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See also: Nov, nov., nov-, and Nov.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

nov (plural novs)

  1. (slang, rare, rowing) A novice.
    • 1999, Oli Rosenbladt, "Virginia Women Sweep Rivanna Romp", in Rowing News (volume 6, number 21, page 8)
      The novice eights race demonstrated one of the reasons UVa manages to be so good year after year; the UVa novs finished first and second in the event, while Clemson's novice crew, the surprise of the regatta, took third.
    • 2015, Echo Freer, Toxic Treacle
      He scanned the group and his heart sank; he was shocked to see that, like Alex, they were mostly novices. [] He pulled down his scarf and drew Kraze to one side. 'Woz happenin' with the novs?'

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

nov m

  1. new moon (phase of the moon)

Antonyms[edit]


Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin novem, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Number[edit]

nov

  1. (cardinal, Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) nine
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Puter, Vallader) nouv

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin novus, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos

Number[edit]

nov m (feminine singular nova, masculine plural novs, feminine plural novas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) new
Alternative forms[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *novъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nȍv (definite nȍvī, comparative noviji, Cyrillic spelling но̏в)

  1. new
  2. novel
  3. modern
  4. recent
  5. fresh

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *novъ, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nòv (comparative novêjši, superlative nàjnovêjši)

  1. new

Declension[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Swedish[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

nov

  1. November; Abbreviation of november.

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