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You can make 27 words from 'nappe' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


5 letters words from 'nappe'

NAPPE 9 

4 letters words from 'nappe'

NAPE 6NEAP 6
PANE 6PAPE 8
PEAN 6 

3 letters words from 'nappe'

ANE 3APE 5
APP 7EAN 3
NAE 3NAP 5
NEP 5PAN 5
PAP 7PEA 5
PEN 5PEP 7

2 letters words from 'nappe'

AE 2AN 2
EA 2EN 2
NA 2NE 2
PA 4PE 4

All 5 letters words made out of nappe

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Definitions and meaning of nappe

nappe

Etymology

From French nappe.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /nap/

Noun

nappe (plural nappes)

  1. The profile of a body of water flowing over an obstruction in a vertical drop.
  2. (mathematics) Either of the two parts of a double cone.
  3. (geology) A sheet-like mass of rock that has been folded over adjacent strata.
    • 2004, Richard Fortey, The Earth, Folio Society 2011, p. 96:
      The generation of an Alpine mountain range is a matter of piling on the nappes.
  4. (hydraulics) Geological nappe whose underside is not in contact with the overflow structure and is at ambient atmospheric pressure.
  5. (cooking) The ability of a liquid to coat the back of a spoon, etc.

Translations

Verb

nappe (third-person singular simple present nappes, present participle napping, simple past and past participle napped)

  1. (cooking) To coat (a food) with liquid.
    to nappe a leg of lamb with glaze

Anagrams

  • 'appen, NAEPP

French

Etymology

From Latin mappa.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /nap/

Noun

nappe f (plural nappes)

  1. tablecloth
  2. layer (of gas, oil etc.); sheet (of water)
  3. ribbon cable
    une nappe IDE

Derived terms

  • nappe phréatique

Verb

nappe

  1. first-person singular present indicative of napper
  2. third-person singular present indicative of napper
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of napper
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of napper
  5. second-person singular imperative of napper

Further reading

  • “nappe” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Italian

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -appe

Noun

nappe f

  1. plural of nappa

Middle English

Etymology 1

From Old English hnæpp.

Noun

nappe

  1. Alternative form of nap (drinking bowl)

Etymology 2

A back-formation from nappen.

Noun

nappe

  1. Alternative form of nap (nap)

Etymology 3

From Old English hnappian.

Verb

nappe

  1. Alternative form of nappen

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

Related to Old Norse hneppa

Verb

nappe (imperative napp, present tense napper, passive nappes, simple past and past participle nappa or nappet, present participle nappende)

  1. to grab, snatch
  2. to pluck, yank

References

  • “nappe” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Yola

Etymology

From Middle English nap.

Noun

nappe

  1. a nap, sleep

References

  • Jacob Poole, William Barnes, editor, A glossary, with some pieces of verse, of the old dialect of the English colony in the baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, J. Russell Smith, 1867, →ISBN

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a sheet of rock which has moved horizontally over neighbouring strata, as a result of overthrusting or recumbent folding.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)