noz

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: nož, nōz, nóż, and nôž

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Celtic *noxs, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts. Cognates include Welsh nos and Cornish nos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

noz f (plural nozioù)

  1. night

Related terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin nucem, accusative singular of nux (nut).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɔθ/, (western) /ˈnɔs/

Noun[edit]

noz f (plural noces)

  1. walnut
  2. Adam's apple

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • noz” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • noces” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • noz” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • noz” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • noz” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Latin nostros.

Pronoun[edit]

noz (plural, singular nostre)

  1. our
    noz ennemis
    our enemies

Descendants[edit]

  • French: nos

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *nautą, whence also Old English nēat, Old Norse naut

Noun[edit]

noz n

  1. cattle

Portuguese[edit]

nozes

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese noz, from Latin nucem, accusative singular of nux, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *knew-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

noz f (plural nozes)

  1. nut
  2. walnut (fruit)
  3. (usually used in plural, slang) testicle

Related terms[edit]