8-letter words starting with n

  • n-prolog — Prolog extended with explicit negation. Dov Gabbay <[email protected]>.
  • naartjie — (South Africa) Citrus reticulata, (mandarin, satsuma, tangerine); a soft, loose-skinned tangerine.
  • nabataea — an ancient Arab kingdom of SW Asia, in the area of present-day Jordan, that became a Roman province in a.d. 106. Capital: Petra.
  • nabobess — a female nabob
  • nabobism — any very wealthy, influential, or powerful person.
  • nacelles — Plural form of nacelle.
  • nachlass — remains (sense 4)
  • nacreous — of or relating to nacre.
  • naderism — the philosophy and beliefs of consumerism and environmentalism preached by Ralph Nader
  • naff off — unstylish; lacking taste; inferior.
  • nagaland — a state in NE India. 6366 sq. mi. (16,488 sq. km). Capital: Kohima.
  • nagasaki — a seaport on W Kyushu, in SW Japan: second military use of the atomic bomb August 9, 1945.
  • naggings — Plural form of nagging.
  • naginata — A traditional Japanese halberd: a polearm historically used to cut down infantry and cavalry.
  • nagurski — Bronislaw [bron-uh-slof] /ˈbrɒn əˌslɒf/ (Show IPA), ("Bronko") 1908–1990, U.S. football player, born in Canada.
  • nail bar — a type of beauty salon specializing in manicure and the decoration of, esp women's, fingernails
  • nail bed — the dermis and epidermis under a fingernail or toenail.
  • nail set — a short rod of steel used to drive a nail below or flush with a surface.
  • nailfile — a small file of metal or cardboard, for trimming, smoothing, or shaping the fingernails and sometimes having a point for removing dirt from under them.
  • nailfold — the fold of skin at the base of the fingernail
  • nailhead — the enlarged top of a nail, usually flattened but sometimes rounded.
  • nainsell — own self
  • nainsook — a fine, soft-finished cotton fabric, usually white, used for lingerie and infants' wear.
  • naismithJames, 1861–1939, U.S. physical-education teacher and originator of basketball, born in Canada.
  • naissant — (of a charge, especially an animal) issuing from the middle of an ordinary, especially a fess.
  • nakasone — Yasuhiro [yah-soo-hee-raw] /ˈyɑ sʊˈhi rɔ/ (Show IPA), born 1918, Japanese political leader: prime minister 1982–87.
  • nakhodka — a port in the SE Russian Federation in Asia, SE of Vladivostok, on the Sea of Japan.
  • naloxone — a narcotic analgesic antagonist, C 1 9 H 2 1 NO 4 , used in the reversal of acute narcotic analgesic respiratory depression.
  • namangan — a city in E Uzbekistan, NW of Andizhan.
  • namaskar — Respectful greetings.
  • name day — the feast day of the saint after whom a person is named.
  • nameable — capable of or susceptible to being named or identified; identifiable.
  • namedrop — Alternative spelling of name-drop.
  • nameless — having no name.
  • namesake — a person named after another.
  • nametags — Plural form of nametag.
  • nametape — a fabric tape on which a person's name is written, woven, or printed: for affixing to garments and other personal belongings to identify ownership.
  • namibian — a republic in SW Africa: a former German protectorate; a mandate of South Africa 1920–66; gained independence 1990. 318,261 sq. mi. (824,296 sq. km). Capital: Windhoek.
  • nan ling — a mountain range in S China, separating Guangdong province from Hunan province and Guangxi Zhuang region.
  • nan shan — Pinyin, Wade-Giles. former name of Qilian Shan.
  • nana nap — a short sleep, esp taken by an elderly person
  • nanchang — a province in SE China. 63,629 sq. mi. (164,799 sq. km). Capital: Nanchang.
  • nanching — a port in and the capital of Jiangsu province, in E China, on the Chang Jiang: a former capital of China.
  • nanchong — a city in E central Sichuan province, in central China.
  • nancyboy — (slang, derogatory) An effeminate or homosexual man.
  • nannette — a feminine name: dim. Nan
  • nannygai — a small red saltwater fish, Trachichthodes affinis, of Australian waters.
  • nannying — Present participle of nanny.
  • nannyish — Like a nanny; tending to coddle.
  • nanoacre — (unit, humour)   /nan'oh-ay"kr/ A unit (about 2 mm square) of real estate on a VLSI integrated circuit. VLSI nanoacres have costs in the same range as real acres once one allows for design and fabrication setup costs.

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