nye

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See also: Nye and NYE

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from French nid nest, brood, Latin nidus nest.

Noun[edit]

nye (plural nyes)

  1. A brood or flock of pheasants.

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nye

  1. definite and plural of ny

Ewe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nye

  1. I

Verb[edit]

nye

  1. to swerve
  2. to swing

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nye

  1. definite singular of ny
  2. plural of ny

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nye

  1. definite singular of ny
  2. plural of ny

Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

Adjective[edit]

-nyé

  1. one

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nye

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of ny.

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *-nye, from Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

Adjective[edit]

-nye

  1. one
  2. another

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *-nye, from Proto-Bantu *-mòì.

Adjective[edit]

-nye

  1. (with enumerative concord) one
  2. some
  3. another
  4. additional, more

Usage notes[edit]

The meaning "one" is normally used only with singular nouns. It can be used with plurale tantum nouns, in the meaning "one kind of".

Inflection[edit]

Enumerative concord, tone class L
Modifier
Class 1 munye
Class 2 banye
Class 3 munye
Class 4 minye
Class 5 linye
Class 6 manye
Class 7 sinye
Class 8 zinye
Class 9 yinye
Class 10 zinye
Class 11 lunye
Class 14 bunye
Class 15 kunye
Class 17 kunye
Adjective concord, tone class L
Modifier Copulative
1st singular engimunye ngimunye
2nd singular omunye umunye
1st plural esibanye sibanye
2nd plural enibanye nibanye
Class 1 omunye munye
Class 2 abanye banye
Class 3 omunye munye
Class 4 eminye minye
Class 5 elinye linye
Class 6 amanye manye
Class 7 esinye sinye
Class 8 ezinye zinye
Class 9 enye inye
Class 10 ezinye zinye
Class 11 olunye lunye
Class 14 obunye bunye
Class 15 okunye kunye
Class 17 okunye kunye

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