nae

[ ney ]
/ neɪ /
Scot. and North England
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adverb

no1; not.

adjective


Nearby words

  1. nadors,
  2. nadp,
  3. nadp+,
  4. nadph,
  5. nads,
  6. naegeli syndrome,
  7. naething,
  8. naeve,
  9. naevus,
  10. naff

Origin of nae

First recorded in 1715–25; variant of na

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British Dictionary definitions for nae

nae

na (nɑː)

/ (neɪ) /

determiner

a Scot word for no 1, not
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Word Origin and History for nae

nae

northern England and Scottish variant of no.

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