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You can make 12 words from 'naoi' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'naoi'

NAOI 4 

3 letters words from 'naoi'

AIN 3ANI 3
ION 3 

2 letters words from 'naoi'

AI 2AN 2
IN 2IO 2
NA 2NO 2
OI 2ON 2

All 4 letters words made out of naoi

naoi anoi noai onai aoni oani naio anio niao inao aino iano noia onia nioa inoa oina iona aoin oain aion iaon oian ioan

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Definitions and meaning of naoi

naoi

Noun

naoi

  1. plural of naos

Anagrams

  • AION, Aino, Aion, Inoa, Iona, onia

Irish

Etymology

From Old Irish noí (compare Manx nuy), from Proto-Celtic *nawan (compare Welsh naw, Breton nav), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /n̪ˠiː/ [n̪ˠɰiː]
  • Homophone: naí

Numeral

naoi (triggers eclipsis)

  1. nine

Usage notes

  • May be used with nouns in both the singular and plural; the singular is more common in general, but the plural must be used with units of measurement and the like. Triggers eclipsis:
  • When used with the definite article, the definite article is always in the plural. When used with nouns modified by adjectives, the adjective is also in the plural and is always lenited after nouns in the singular but only lenites after nouns in the plural when they end in slender consonants:
But:
  • When referring to human beings, the personal form naonúr is used.

Derived terms

  • naonúr (used with personal nouns)
  • naoú (ordinal)

Mutation

References

  • "naoi" in Foclóir Gaeilge–Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “noí”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

From Old Irish noí, from Proto-Celtic *nawan, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁néwn̥.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nɯːi/

Numeral

naoi

  1. nine

Derived terms

  • naochad (ninety) (decimal system)
  • naoidheamh (ninth)
  • naoinear (nine (persons))

References

  • “naoi” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “noí”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Source: wiktionary.org
  • NAOS, (Greek) the inner cell of a temple.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)