1. near.

Words Nearby nr. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use nr. in a sentence

  • We had no operating table, and Allah Nr was laid on a mound of earth in the shade of a tree in the garden.

    At the Court of the Amr | John Alfred Gray
  • The weaker of the two, since the rise of Nr-ed-Din, was undoubtedly the Egyptian house.

  • We made diligent inquiry as to the crocodiles, and visited Abu Nr, the miller on the river.

    Tent Work in Palestine | Claude Reignier Conder

British Dictionary definitions for nr (1 of 2)


abbreviation for
  1. near

British Dictionary definitions for nr (2 of 2)


the internet domain name for
  1. Nauru

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