Nearby words

  1. nehru,
  2. nehru, jawaharlal,
  3. nehru, motilal,
  4. nei mongol,
  5. neigh,
  6. neighborhood,
  7. neighborhood watch,
  8. neighboring,
  9. neighborly,
  10. neighbour

Also especially British, neigh·bour.

Origin of neighbor

before 900; Middle English; Old English neahgebūr, nēahbūr (nēah nigh + (ge)būr farmer; see Boer, boor); akin to Dutch nabuur, German Nachbar, Old Norse nābūi

Related formsneigh·bor·less, adjective

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