noun, plural ne·mos. Radio and Television.

Origin of nemo

1935–40, Americanism; perhaps < Latin nēmō nobody, reinforced by sound association with remote

nemo me impune lacessit

[ne-moh me im-poo-ne lah-kes-sit; English nee-moh mee im-pyoo-nee luh-ses-it]


no one attacks me with impunity: motto of Scotland. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for nemo

Latin, literally "no man, no one, nobody."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper