Examples from the Web for nite
Kimmel is also a Letterman guy—the license plate of his first car read “L8 NITE.”
An I'll tell you nite ittle tory to-night, tause you isn't seepy.Timothy's Quest|Kate Douglas Wiggin
But as the nite wore on he felt a gnawing in his stomach, that grew worse.Futuria Fantasia, Fall 1939|Ray Bradbury
I spoze it wuz Josiah's skairful talk that brung it onto me, it wuz brung on nite mairs mostly, in the nite time.Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 5.|Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
The nite before the attack we went up to a tunnel thats dug right under a hill an has got rooms in it an everything."Same old Bill, eh Mable!"|Edward Streeter
That nite we set up till after midnight, and finally, after takin a good swig of Old Rye, went to bed.
arbitrary respelling of night, attested from 1931.