- need like a hole in the head,
Origin of nee
Examples from the Web for nee
Jemima Khan, nee Goldsmith, is the daughter of one of Britain's richest men, Sir Jimmy Goldsmith, who died in 1997.
Rooney, nee Joe Yule, Jr., always understood his role in life.
Still more celebs: Hank Williams, Jr., headlined for John McCain in Fayetteville ( nee Fort Bragg) Tuesday afternoon.My Front Row Seat in the Nation's Strangest Swing State|Jim Neal|October 30, 2008|DAILY BEAST
Wilt thou be sworn thou seest dame Chat this woman's nee'le have?Diccon.
At after we lost him, these bad times coom on, an' neaw, aw think we're poo'd deawn as nee to th' greawnd as ony body can be.
He has almost undone us all—that is as true as steel— And yet for all this great ado cham never the near my nee'le!Baily.
Helen Comer, nee Cruitt, was a widow with four youngsters when he met her 54 years ago.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States|Work Projects Administration
Come down and help to seek here our nee'le, that it were found.
Word Origin for née
introducing the maiden name of a married woman, 1758, from French née, fem. past participle of naître "born," from Latin natus, past participle of nasci "to be born" (Old Latin gnasci; see genus).