naeve

n.

"spot, blemish," 1610s, from Latin naevus "mole, birthmark, wart," from *gnaevus "birthmark," literally "born in."


Nearby words

  1. nadph,
  2. nads,
  3. nae,
  4. naegeli syndrome,
  5. naething,
  6. naevus,
  7. naff,
  8. naff off,
  9. naffziger operation,
  10. naffziger syndrome

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