abbreviation for (in Britain)
DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Example sentences from the Web for NAI
The negative substantive verb is nai, gozanai, or vori nai which means 'not to be.'Diego Collado's Grammar of the Japanese Language|Diego Collado
With great deliberation and much formality Wu-pom Nai proceeded to loosen the boy's heavy plaits of hair.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
When a man dies in a foreign land, his soul appears as a Nai to his sorrowing relatives and announces his sad fate to them.The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead, Volume I (of 3)|Sir James George Frazer
The meaning of the latter ceremony is not clear; the significance attaching to the choti has been discussed in the article on Nai.
"Nai" is a general term comparable to "Mr." and applied to males of all ages who possess no higher title.The Kingdom of the Yellow Robe|Ernest Young