NU

nu

(noun) the 13th letter of the Greek alphabet

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology 1

Noun

nu (uncountable)

The letter of the Greek alphabet Ν and ν.

A measure of constringence in lenses or prisms.

Etymology 2

Interjection

nu

(Jewish) An exclamation of surprise, emphasis, doubt, etc.

Etymology 3

Adjective

nu (comparative more nu, superlative most nu)

(slang spelling) new

Anagrams

• 'un, -un-, UN, Un, un, un-

Proper noun

NU

Abbreviation of Nunavut (a territory of Canada)

Coordinate terms: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, ON, PE, QC, SK, YT

Abbreviation of Nuoro (Italian city in Sardegna)

Anagrams

• 'un, -un-, UN, Un, un, un-

Etymology 1

Proper noun

Nu

(Egyptian mythology) The god who serves as the personification of the primeval waters that existed before the world.

Etymology 2

Abbreviations.

Proper noun

Nu

Abbreviation of Numbers. (a book in the Old Testament of the Bible)

Alternative spelling of NU, Nunavut

Anagrams

• 'un, -un-, UN, Un, un, un-

Source: Wiktionary



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