nue

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See also: nüe, nu'e, nüè, and

French[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nue

  1. feminine singular of nu

Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *nūba, from Latin nūbes, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(s)newdʰ- (to cover). Compare Occitan niu, Portuguese nuve, Spanish nube.

Noun[edit]

nue f (plural nues)

  1. (archaic, chiefly poetic) cloud
Usage notes[edit]

Very rare outside of the expressions porter aux nues and tomber des nues; the more common literary term is now nuée while the common usage is nuage.

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nue

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ぬえ

Norman[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nue

  1. feminine singular of nu

Unua[edit]

Noun[edit]

nue

  1. water

Further reading[edit]

  • Elizabeth Pearce, A Grammar of Unua (2015)