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See also ness, Nes, NES, Ness, and -ness

Asturian

Etymology

From a contraction of the preposition en (in) + feminine plural article les (the).

Contraction

nes f. pl. (masculine sg nel, feminine sg na, neuter sg no, masculine plural nos)

  1. in the

Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse nes (headland). Kindred words are Old English næs (English ness and naze); the Swedish näs,the German nase; the Latin nasus (a nose) as the Icelandic nös (the nostril).

Noun

nes n. (ness, nes)

  1. a headland, a cape, a ness projecting to the sea or lake, a promontory

See also

References

  • Ensk Vasaorðabók, Orðabókaútgáfan 1985

Old Norse

Noun

nes

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