3-letter words starting with n

  • n/a — not applicable
  • n/f — no funds
  • n/s — non-smoker: used in lonely hearts columns and personal advertisements
  • n10 — Original codename of the Intel i860 microprocessor.
  • naa — (Geordie) alternative spelling of knaa.
  • nab — to arrest or capture.
  • nad — Nothing abnormal detected.
  • nae — no1 ; not.
  • nag — to annoy by persistent faultfinding, complaints, or demands.
  • nah — no.
  • nai — nonaccidental injury
  • nak — negative acknowledgement
  • nam — a former name of Chao Phraya.
  • nan — Not-a-Number
  • nao — (Internet slang, humorous) Alternative form of now.
  • nap — to sleep for a short time; doze.
  • nas — a private organization, created by an act of Congress (1863), that furthers science and advises the U.S. government on scientific and technical issues. Abbreviation: N.A.S., NAS.
  • nat — Network Address Translation
  • nau — (networking)   1. Network Addressable Unit. 2. Network Access Unit.
  • nav — (transport, military, internet) Navigation. Often used attributively, as in 'nav beacon'.
  • naw — (Scotland) eye dialect of no.
  • nay — and not only so but; not only that but also; indeed: many good, nay, noble qualities.
  • nba — In the United States, the NBA is the organization responsible for professional basketball. NBA is an abbreviation for 'National Basketball Association.'
  • nbc — US TV network
  • nbe — north by east
  • nbg — no bloody good
  • nbs — National Bureau of Standards: part of the US Department of Commerce, now NIST.
  • nbt — NetBios over TCP/IP
  • nbw — north by west
  • ncb — National Coal Board: (in Britain between 1947 and 1987) an organization set up to run the nationalised coal mining industry
  • ncc — (the former) Nature Conservancy Council
  • ncd — Network Computing Devices
  • ncm — noncommissioned member
  • nco — An NCO is a soldier who has a fairly low rank such as sergeant or corporal. NCO is an abbreviation for 'non-commissioned officer'.
  • ncp — (networking)   1. IBM Advanced Communication Function/Network Control Program. 2. Novell, Inc. NetWare Core Protocol.
  • ncs — Network Computing System: Apollo's RPC system used by DEC and Hewlett-Packard.The protocol has been adopted by OSF.
  • nde — near-death experience
  • ndl — 1. National Database Language. 2. Network Definition Language.
  • ndp — net domestic product
  • nds — Netware Directory Services
  • ndt — nondestructive testing
  • ne- — a variant of neo-, esp used before a vowel
  • ne1 — anyone
  • nea — National Education Association.
  • neb — a bill or beak, as of a bird.
  • nec — National Executive Committee
  • ned — a male given name, form of Edward.
  • nee — born (placed after the name of a married woman to introduce her maiden name): Madame de Staël, nee Necker.
  • nef — a silver or gold table furnishing in the form of a ship, either for holding various utensils or for ornament.
  • neg — a photographic negative.

On this page, we collect all 3-letter words starting with letter N. It’s easy to find right word with a certain length. It is the easiest way to find 3-letter word that beginning with N to use in Scrabble or Crossword puzzles.

Was this page helpful?
Yes No
Thank you for your feedback! Tell your friends about this page
Tell us why?