nuf

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Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin novus.

Adjective[edit]

nuf m (feminine núa)

  1. new

Dutch[edit]

Noun[edit]

nuf f (plural nuffen, diminutive nufje n)

  1. (derogatory) a woman, in particular a girl, who is considered arrogant
    • 1802, Miguel de Cervantes de Saavedra, De ridder Don Quichot van Mancha, vol. 2, tr. by Pieter van Woensel, publ. by J. C. Leeuwestyn, 47.
      „(...) Hoe durft gij, aschgat en nufje, zulke lastertaal uitſlaan, oordeelen over zulke loflijke boeken als die der ridderſchap! (...)”

Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English roof (roof /ruːf/ > nuf, r > n).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nuf (plural nufs)

  1. roof

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