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English

Adjective

  1. (rare, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Used to specify the original name of a man.
    Sting, Gordon Sumner

Related terms

Particle

ne

  1. (South Africa) Not so? hey?
    • "So I saw this girl , and I wanted to talk to her..."

Usage notes

The word is a direct import from Afrikaans and is used informally as a marker in conversation.


French

Pronunciation

Verb

  1. Past participle of naître. born

Icelandic

Conjunction

  1. nor (used with hvorki meaning "neither")
    Ég er hvorki svangur þyrstur.
    I'm neither hungry nor thirsty.
    Maðurinn hennar er hvorki klár hnyttinn.
    Her husband is neither smart nor witty.

Derived terms


Isthmus Zapotec

Preposition

  1. with

Italian

Conjunction

  1. neither...nor
  2. either...or

Mandarin

Pinyin

(form of ne2 with diacritic)

  1. : which? where? how?
  2. : that, that one, those

Portuguese

Contraction

  1. (colloquial) Contraction of não + é, used at the end of sentences to ask for someone's opinion; comparable to English right.
    Você já comeu, ?
    You have already eaten, right?

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