Name Report For First Name NEVE:


First name NEVE's origin is Dutch. NEVE means "Meaning Unknown". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with NEVE below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of neve.(Brown names are of the same origin (Dutch) with NEVE and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with NEVE - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming NEVE


guenevere guinevere gwenevere neveah nyneve quinevere nineve geneve

NAMES RHYMING WITH NEVE (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (eve) - Names That Ends with eve:

eve gwenevieve jenavieve jenevieve jennavieve maeve nieve cleve genevyeve reve steve reeve genevieve

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (ve) - Names That Ends with ve:

agave ya-akove narve gustave ahave chavive mave olive ove sive synnove zehave clyve dave garve hargrove herve reave clive rive love octave

NAMES RHYMING WITH NEVE (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (nev) - Names That Begins with nev:

neva nevada nevaeh nevan neville nevin nevins nevish nevyn

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (ne) - Names That Begins with ne:

neacal neakail neal neala neale nealie neall nealon nearra neason neb-er-tcher nebt-het necahual necalli nechama nechemya nechtan nechten neci nectarios necuametl ned neda nedda nedelcu nediva nedivah nedra neeheeo neela neelie neely neema neese nef nefen nefertari nefertiti nefertum neff nefili nefin negash negasi negm negus nehama nehanda nehemiah neil neila neilan neill neith neiva neka nekana nekane nekhbet nelda neleh nelek neleus nelia neliah nelida nell nella nelli nellie nellwyn nelly nels nelson nelwin nelwina nelwyna nemausus nemesio nemesis nemo nemos nena nenetl neno nentres neola neoma neomenia neomi neomia


First Names which starts with 'n' and ends with 'e':

nabirye nadalee nadette nadie nadine naftalie nahcomence nahele naile nairne najee nancie nanelle nanette nanine nannette nannie nape nareene narolie natalee natalie nate nathalee nathalie natuche navarre naylise nephele nerine neuveville niaire nichele nichole nicholette nickie nickolette nicolae nicole nicolette nicolle niece nielsine nike nikkie nile nimiane nimue ninette niobe nixie njemile noe noele noelene noelle noemie nolene norberte norge norice northcliffe northwode norville nourbese novalee nulte nyasore nycole nye nyke nyle nynette nyse

English Words Rhyming NEVE


genevesenoun (n. sing. & pl.) A native or inhabitant of Geneva; collectively, the inhabitants of Geneva; people of Geneva.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Geneva, in Switzerland; Genevan.

minevernoun (n.) Same as Miniver.

nevenoun (n.) The upper part of a glacier, above the limit or perpetual snow. See Galcier.

nevewnoun (n.) Nephew.

unevenadjective (a.) Not even; not level; not uniform; rough; as, an uneven road or way; uneven ground.
 adjective (a.) Not equal; not of equal length.
 adjective (a.) Not divisible by two without a remainder; odd; -- said of numbers; as, 3, 7, and 11 are uneven numbers.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH NEVE (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (eve) - English Words That Ends with eve:

beevenoun (n.) A beef; a beef creature.

believenoun (n.) To exercise belief in; to credit upon the authority or testimony of another; to be persuaded of the truth of, upon evidence furnished by reasons, arguments, and deductions of the mind, or by circumstances other than personal knowledge; to regard or accept as true; to place confidence in; to think; to consider; as, to believe a person, a statement, or a doctrine.
 verb (v. i.) To have a firm persuasion, esp. of the truths of religion; to have a persuasion approaching to certainty; to exercise belief or faith.
 verb (v. i.) To think; to suppose.

brevenoun (n.) A note or character of time, equivalent to two semibreves or four minims. When dotted, it is equal to three semibreves. It was formerly of a square figure (as thus: / ), but is now made oval, with a line perpendicular to the staff on each of its sides; -- formerly much used for choir service.
 noun (n.) Any writ or precept under seal, issued out of any court.
 noun (n.) A curved mark [/] used commonly to indicate the short quantity of a vowel.
 noun (n.) The great ant thrush of Sumatra (Pitta gigas), which has a very short tail.

champlevenoun (n.) A piece of champleve enamel; also, the process or art of making such enamel work; champleve work.
 adjective (a.) Having the ground engraved or cut out in the parts to be enameled; inlaid in depressions made in the ground; -- said of a kind of enamel work in which depressions made in the surface are filled with enamel pastes, which are afterward fired; also, designating the process of making such enamel work.

congrevenoun (n.) Short for Cogreve rocket, a powerful form of rocket formerly used in war, either in the field or for bombardment. In the former case it was armed with shell, shrapnel, or other missiles; in the latter, with an inextinguishable explosive material, inclosed in a metallic case. It was guided by a long wooden stick.
 noun (n.) Short for Congreve match, an early friction match, containing sulphur, potassium chlorate, and antimony sulphide.

deveadjective (a.) Deaf.

elevenoun (n.) A pupil; a student.

evenoun (n.) Evening.
 noun (n.) The evening before a holiday, -- from the Jewish mode of reckoning the day as beginning at sunset. not at midnight; as, Christians eve is the evening before Christmas; also, the period immediately preceding some important event.

foresleevenoun (n.) The sleeve below the elbow.

greevenoun (n.) See Grieve, an overseer.
 noun (n.) A manager of a farm, or overseer of any work; a reeve; a manorial bailiff.

grevenoun (n.) A grove.

grievenoun (n.) Alt. of Greeve
 verb (v. t.) To occasion grief to; to wound the sensibilities of; to make sorrowful; to cause to suffer; to afflict; to hurt; to try.
 verb (v. t.) To sorrow over; as, to grieve one's fate.
 verb (v. i.) To feel grief; to be in pain of mind on account of an evil; to sorrow; to mourn; -- often followed by at, for, or over.

hogreevenoun (n.) A civil officer charged with the duty of impounding hogs running at large.

keevenoun (n.) A vat or tub in which the mash is made; a mash tub.
 noun (n.) A bleaching vat; a kier.
 noun (n.) A large vat used in dressing ores.
 verb (v. t.) To set in a keeve, or tub, for fermentation.
 verb (v. t.) To heave; to tilt, as a cart.

kievenoun (n.) See Keeve, n.

landreevenoun (n.) A subordinate officer on an extensive estate, who acts as an assistant to the steward.

lathereevenoun (n.) Alt. of Lathreeve

lathreevenoun (n.) Formerly, the head officer of a lathe. See 1st Lathe.

levenoun (n. & v.) Same as 3d & 4th Leave.
 adjective (a.) Dear. See Lief.
 verb (v. i.) To live.
 verb (v. t.) To believe.
 verb (v. t.) To grant; -- used esp. in exclamations or prayers followed by a dependent clause.

lieveadjective (a.) Same as Lief.

misbilevenoun (n.) Misbelief; unbelief; suspicion.

naevenoun (n.) A naevus.

parascevenoun (n.) Among the Jews, the evening before the Sabbath.
 noun (n.) A preparation.

portreevenoun (n.) A port warden.

prevenoun (n.) Proof.
 verb (v. i. & i.) To prove.

reevenoun (n.) The female of the ruff.
 noun (n.) an officer, steward, bailiff, or governor; -- used chiefly in compounds; as, shirereeve, now written sheriff; portreeve, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To pass, as the end of a pope, through any hole in a block, thimble, cleat, ringbolt, cringle, or the like.

reprevenoun (n.) Reproof.
 verb (v. t.) To reprove.

reprievenoun (n.) A temporary suspension of the execution of a sentence, especially of a sentence of death.
 noun (n.) Interval of ease or relief; respite.
 verb (v. t.) To delay the punishment of; to suspend the execution of sentence on; to give a respite to; to respite; as, to reprieve a criminal for thirty days.
 verb (v. t.) To relieve for a time, or temporarily.

retrievenoun (n.) A seeking again; a discovery.
 noun (n.) The recovery of game once sprung; -- an old sporting term.
 verb (v. t.) To find again; to recover; to regain; to restore from loss or injury; as, to retrieve one's character; to retrieve independence.
 verb (v. t.) To recall; to bring back.
 verb (v. t.) To remedy the evil consequence of, to repair, as a loss or damadge.
 verb (v. i.) To discover and bring in game that has been killed or wounded; as, a dog naturally inclined to retrieve.

revenoun (n.) An officer, steward, or governor.
 verb (v. t.) To reave.

semibrevenoun (n.) A note of half the time or duration of the breve; -- now usually called a whole note. It is the longest note in general use.

shrievenoun (n.) A sheriff.
 verb (v. t.) To shrive; to question.

sievenoun (n.) A utensil for separating the finer and coarser parts of a pulverized or granulated substance from each other. It consist of a vessel, usually shallow, with the bottom perforated, or made of hair, wire, or the like, woven in meshes.
 noun (n.) A kind of coarse basket.

sleevenoun (n.) See Sleave, untwisted thread.
 noun (n.) The part of a garment which covers the arm; as, the sleeve of a coat or a gown.
 noun (n.) A narrow channel of water.
 noun (n.) A tubular part made to cover, sustain, or steady another part, or to form a connection between two parts.
 noun (n.) A long bushing or thimble, as in the nave of a wheel.
 noun (n.) A short piece of pipe used for covering a joint, or forming a joint between the ends of two other pipes.
 noun (n.) A double tube of copper, in section like the figure 8, into which the ends of bare wires are pushed so that when the tube is twisted an electrical connection is made. The joint thus made is called a McIntire joint.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish with sleeves; to put sleeves into; as, to sleeve a coat.

steevenoun (n.) The angle which a bowsprit makes with the horizon, or with the line of the vessel's keel; -- called also steeving.
 noun (n.) A spar, with a block at one end, used in stowing cotton bales, and similar kinds of cargo which need to be packed tightly.
 verb (v. i.) To project upward, or make an angle with the horizon or with the line of a vessel's keel; -- said of the bowsprit, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To elevate or fix at an angle with the horizon; -- said of the bowsprit, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To stow, as bales in a vessel's hold, by means of a steeve. See Steeve, n. (b).

undershrievenoun (n.) A low shrub; a woody plant of low stature.

undersleevenoun (n.) A sleeve of an under-garment; a sleeve worn under another,

yesterevenoun (n.) Alt. of Yester-evening

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH NEVE (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (nev) - Words That Begins with nev:

nevaditenoun (n.) A grantitoid variety of rhyolite, common in Nevada.


English Words which starts with 'n' and ends with 'e':

nierenoun (n.) One who gathers rags and odds and ends; a ragpicker.
 noun (n.) A receptacle for rags or shreds.
 noun (n.) A movable and ornamental closet or piece of furniture with shelves or drawers.

neynenoun (n.) Same as Meine.

nacrenoun (n.) A pearly substance which lines the interior of many shells, and is most perfect in the mother-of-pearl. [Written also nacker and naker.] See Pearl, and Mother-of-pearl.
 adjective (a.) Having the peculiar iridescence of nacre, or mother-of-pearl, or an iridescence resembling it; as, nacre ware.

naevoseadjective (a.) Spotted; frecled.

nagyagitenoun (n.) A mineral of blackish lead-gray color and metallic luster, generally of a foliated massive structure; foliated tellurium. It is a telluride of lead and gold.

naiveadjective (a.) Having native or unaffected simplicity; ingenuous; artless; frank; as, naive manners; a naive person; naive and unsophisticated remarks.

naivetenoun (n.) Native simplicity; unaffected plainness or ingenuousness; artlessness.

nalenoun (n.) Ale; also, an alehouse.

namableadjective (a.) Capable of being named.

namenoun (n.) The title by which any person or thing is known or designated; a distinctive specific appellation, whether of an individual or a class.
 noun (n.) A descriptive or qualifying appellation given to a person or thing, on account of a character or acts.
 noun (n.) Reputed character; reputation, good or bad; estimation; fame; especially, illustrious character or fame; honorable estimation; distinction.
 noun (n.) Those of a certain name; a race; a family.
 noun (n.) A person, an individual.
 noun (n.) To give a distinctive name or appellation to; to entitle; to denominate; to style; to call.
 noun (n.) To mention by name; to utter or publish the name of; to refer to by distinctive title; to mention.
 noun (n.) To designate by name or specifically for any purpose; to nominate; to specify; to appoint; as, to name a day for the wedding.
 noun (n.) To designate (a member) by name, as the Speaker does by way of reprimand.

namesakenoun (n.) One that has the same name as another; especially, one called after, or named out of regard to, another.

nandinenoun (n.) An African carnivore (Nandinia binotata), allied to the civets. It is spotted with black.

nanpienoun (n.) The magpie.

napenoun (n.) The back part of the neck.

naphthalatenoun (n.) A salt of naphthalic acid; a phthalate.

naphthalenenoun (n.) A white crystalline aromatic hydrocarbon, C10H8, analogous to benzene, and obtained by the distillation of certain bituminous materials, such as the heavy oil of coal tar. It is the type and basis of a large number of derivatives among organic compounds. Formerly called also naphthaline.

naphthalidinenoun (n.) Same as Naphthylamine.

naphthalinenoun (n.) See Naphthalene.

naphthenenoun (n.) A peculiar hydrocarbon occuring as an ingredient of Caucasian petroleum.

naphthidenoun (n.) A compound of naphthalene or its radical with a metallic element; as, mercuric naphthide.

naphthoquinonenoun (n.) A yellow crystalline substance, C10H6O2, analogous to quinone, obtained by oxidizing naphthalene with chromic acid.

naphthylaminenoun (n.) One of two basic amido derivatives of naphthalene, C10H7.NH2, forming crystalline solids.

nappenoun (n.) Sheet; surface; all that portion of a surface that is continuous in such a way that it is possible to pass from any one point of the portion to any other point of the portion without leaving the surface. Thus, some hyperboloids have one nappe, and some have two.

narceinenoun (n.) An alkaloid found in small quantities in opium, and extracted as a white crystalline substance of a bitter astringent taste. It is a narcotic. Called also narceia.

narcissineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Narcissus.

narcotinenoun (n.) An alkaloid found in opium, and extracted as a white crystalline substance, tasteless and less poisonous than morphine; -- called also narcotia.

nardineadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to nard; having the qualities of nard.

narenoun (n.) A nostril.

nargilenoun (n.) Alt. of Nargileh

narineadjective (a.) Of or belonging to the nostrils.

narrableadjective (a.) Capable of being narrated or told.

narrativenoun (n.) That which is narrated; the recital of a story; a continuous account of the particulars of an event or transaction; a story.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to narration; relating to the particulars of an event or transaction.
 adjective (a.) Apt or inclined to relate stories, or to tell particulars of events; story-telling; garrulous.

narreadjective (a.) Nearer.

narweadjective (a.) Narrow.

nasopalatineadjective (a.) Connected with both the nose and the palate; as, the nasopalatine or incisor, canal connecting the mouth and the nasal chamber in some animals; the nasopalatine nerve.

nasuteadjective (a.) Having a nice sense of smell.
 adjective (a.) Critically nice; captious.

natchneenoun (n.) An annual grass (Eleusine coracona), cultivated in India as a food plant.

nativenoun (n.) One who, or that which, is born in a place or country referred to; a denizen by birth; an animal, a fruit, or vegetable, produced in a certain region; as, a native of France.
 noun (n.) Any of the live stock found in a region, as distinguished from such as belong to pure and distinct imported breeds.
 adjective (a.) Arising by birth; having an origin; born.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to one's birth; natal; belonging to the place or the circumstances in which one is born; -- opposed to foreign; as, native land, language, color, etc.
 adjective (a.) Born in the region in which one lives; as, a native inhabitant, race; grown or originating in the region where used or sold; not foreign or imported; as, native oysters, or strawberries.
 adjective (a.) Original; constituting the original substance of anything; as, native dust.
 adjective (a.) Conferred by birth; derived from origin; born with one; inherent; inborn; not acquired; as, native genius, cheerfulness, simplicity, rights, etc.
 adjective (a.) Naturally related; cognate; connected (with).
 adjective (a.) Found in nature uncombined with other elements; as, native silver.
 adjective (a.) Found in nature; not artificial; as native sodium chloride.

natrolitenoun (n.) A zeolite occuring in groups of glassy acicular crystals, and in masses which often have a radiated structure. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and soda.

naturenoun (n.) The existing system of things; the world of matter, or of matter and mind; the creation; the universe.
 noun (n.) The personified sum and order of causes and effects; the powers which produce existing phenomena, whether in the total or in detail; the agencies which carry on the processes of creation or of being; -- often conceived of as a single and separate entity, embodying the total of all finite agencies and forces as disconnected from a creating or ordering intelligence.
 noun (n.) The established or regular course of things; usual order of events; connection of cause and effect.
 noun (n.) Conformity to that which is natural, as distinguished from that which is artifical, or forced, or remote from actual experience.
 noun (n.) The sum of qualities and attributes which make a person or thing what it is, as distinct from others; native character; inherent or essential qualities or attributes; peculiar constitution or quality of being.
 noun (n.) Hence: Kind, sort; character; quality.
 noun (n.) Physical constitution or existence; the vital powers; the natural life.
 noun (n.) Natural affection or reverence.
 noun (n.) Constitution or quality of mind or character.
 verb (v. t.) To endow with natural qualities.

naufragenoun (n.) Shipwreck; ruin.

nauseativeadjective (a.) Causing nausea; nauseous.

nautilitenoun (n.) A fossil nautilus.

navarresenoun (n. sing. & pl.) A native or inhabitant of Navarre; the people of Navarre.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Navarre.

navenoun (n.) The block in the center of a wheel, from which the spokes radiate, and through which the axle passes; -- called also hub or hob.
 noun (n.) The navel.
 noun (n.) The middle or body of a church, extending from the transepts to the principal entrances, or, if there are no transepts, from the choir to the principal entrance, but not including the aisles.

navigableadjective (a.) Capable of being navigated; deep enough and wide enough to afford passage to vessels; as, a navigable river.

nazarenenoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of Nazareth; -- a term of contempt applied to Christ and the early Christians.
 noun (n.) One of a sect of Judaizing Christians in the first and second centuries, who observed the laws of Moses, and held to certain heresies.

nazaritenoun (n.) A Jew bound by a vow to lave the hair uncut, to abstain from wine and strong drink, and to practice extraordinary purity of life and devotion, the obligation being for life, or for a certain time. The word is also used adjectively.

nazenoun (n.) A promotory or headland.

naziritenoun (n.) A Nazarite.

neathousenoun (n.) A building for the shelter of neat cattle.

nebulenoun (n.) A little cloud; a cloud.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Nebuly

nebuloseadjective (a.) Nebulous; cloudy.

necessitudenoun (n.) Necessitousness; want.
 noun (n.) Necessary connection or relation.

necklacenoun (n.) A string of beads, etc., or any continuous band or chain, worn around the neck as an ornament.
 noun (n.) A rope or chain fitted around the masthead to hold hanging blocks for jibs and stays.

neckplatenoun (n.) See Gorget, 1 and 2.

necktienoun (n.) A scarf, band, or kerchief of silk, etc., passing around the neck or collar and tied in front; a bow of silk, etc., fastened in front of the neck.

necrolitenoun (n.) Same as Necronite.

necronitenoun (n.) Fetid feldspar, a mineral which, when struck, exhales a fetid odor.

necrophorenoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of beetles of the genus Necrophorus and allied genera; -- called also burying beetle, carrion beetle, sexton beetle.

nectarinenoun (n.) A smooth-skinned variety of peach.
 adjective (a.) Nectareous.

needlenoun (n.) A small instrument of steel, sharply pointed at one end, with an eye to receive a thread, -- used in sewing.
 noun (n.) See Magnetic needle, under Magnetic.
 noun (n.) A slender rod or wire used in knitting; a knitting needle; also, a hooked instrument which carries the thread or twine, and by means of which knots or loops are formed in the process of netting, knitting, or crocheting.
 noun (n.) One of the needle-shaped secondary leaves of pine trees. See Pinus.
 noun (n.) Any slender, pointed object, like a needle, as a pointed crystal, a sharp pinnacle of rock, an obelisk, etc.
 verb (v. t.) To form in the shape of a needle; as, to needle crystals.
 verb (v. i.) To form needles; to crystallize in the form of needles.

needlecasenoun (n.) A case to keep needles.

needlestonenoun (n.) Natrolite; -- called also needle zeolite.

neelenoun (n.) A needle.

negativenoun (n.) A proposition by which something is denied or forbidden; a conception or term formed by prefixing the negative particle to one which is positive; an opposite or contradictory term or conception.
 noun (n.) A word used in denial or refusal; as, not, no.
 noun (n.) The refusal or withholding of assents; veto.
 noun (n.) That side of a question which denies or refuses, or which is taken by an opposing or denying party; the relation or position of denial or opposition; as, the question was decided in the negative.
 noun (n.) A picture upon glass or other material, in which the light portions of the original are represented in some opaque material (usually reduced silver), and the dark portions by the uncovered and transparent or semitransparent ground of the picture.
 noun (n.) The negative plate of a voltaic or electrolytic cell.
 adjective (a.) Denying; implying, containing, or asserting denial, negation or refusal; returning the answer no to an inquiry or request; refusing assent; as, a negative answer; a negative opinion; -- opposed to affirmative.
 adjective (a.) Not positive; without affirmative statement or demonstration; indirect; consisting in the absence of something; privative; as, a negative argument; a negative morality; negative criticism.
 adjective (a.) Asserting absence of connection between a subject and a predicate; as, a negative proposition.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a picture upon glass or other material, in which the lights and shades of the original, and the relations of right and left, are reversed.
 adjective (a.) Metalloidal; nonmetallic; -- contracted with positive or basic; as, the nitro group is negative.
 verb (v. t.) To prove unreal or intrue; to disprove.
 verb (v. t.) To reject by vote; to refuse to enact or sanction; as, the Senate negatived the bill.
 verb (v. t.) To neutralize the force of; to counteract.

neglectiveadjective (a.) Neglectful.

negligeenoun (n.) An easy, unceremonious attire; undress; also, a kind of easy robe or dressing gown worn by women.

negligencenoun (n.) The quality or state of being negligent; lack of due diligence or care; omission of duty; habitual neglect; heedlessness.
 noun (n.) An act or instance of negligence or carelessness.
 noun (n.) The omission of the care usual under the circumstances, being convertible with the Roman culpa. A specialist is bound to higher skill and diligence in his specialty than one who is not a specialist, and liability for negligence varies acordingly.

negligibleadjective (a.) That may neglicted, disregarded, or left out of consideration.

negocenoun (n.) Business; occupation.

negotiableadjective (a.) Capable of being negotiated; transferable by assigment or indorsement to another person; as, a negotiable note or bill of exchange.

neifenoun (n.) A woman born in the state of villeinage; a female serf.

nemalineadjective (a.) Having the form of threads; fibrous.

nemalitenoun (n.) A fibrous variety of brucite.

nematodenoun (a. & n.) Same as Nematoid.

nematogenenoun (n.) One of the dimorphic forms of the species of Dicyemata, which produced vermiform embryos; -- opposed to rhombogene.

neoceneadjective (a.) More recent than the Eocene, that is, including both the Miocene and Pliocene divisions of the Tertiary.

neodamodenoun (n.) In ancient Sparta, one of those Helots who were freed by the state in reward for military service.

neophytenoun (n.) A new convert or proselyte; -- a name given by the early Christians, and still given by the Roman Catholics, to such as have recently embraced the Christian faith, and been admitted to baptism, esp. to converts from heathenism or Judaism.
 noun (n.) A novice; a tyro; a beginner in anything.

neossinenoun (n.) The substance constituting the edible bird's nest.

nepaulesenoun (n. sing. & pl.) A native or natives of Nepaul.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Nepaul, a kingdom in Northern Hindostan.

nepenthenoun (n.) A drug used by the ancients to give relief from pain and sorrow; -- by some supposed to have been opium or hasheesh. Hence, anything soothing and comforting.

nephelinenoun (n.) Alt. of Nephelite

nephelitenoun (n.) A mineral occuring at Vesuvius, in glassy agonal crystals; also elsewhere, in grayish or greenish masses having a greasy luster, as the variety elaeolite. It is a silicate of aluminia, soda, and potash.

nephoscopenoun (n.) An instrument for observing the clouds and their velocity.

nephritenoun (n.) A hard compact mineral, of a dark green color, formerly worn as a remedy for diseases of the kidneys, whence its name; kidney stone; a kind of jade. See Jade.

nephrostomenoun (n.) The funnelshaped opening of a nephridium into the body cavity.

neptunenoun (n.) The son of Saturn and Ops, the god of the waters, especially of the sea. He is represented as bearing a trident for a scepter.
 noun (n.) The remotest known planet of our system, discovered -- as a result of the computations of Leverrier, of Paris -- by Galle, of Berlin, September 23, 1846. Its mean distance from the sun is about 2,775,000,000 miles, and its period of revolution is about 164,78 years.

neritenoun (n.) Any mollusk of the genus Nerita.

nervateadjective (a.) Nerved.

nervenoun (n.) One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibers, with the accompanying tissues, which transmit nervous impulses between nerve centers and various parts of the animal body.
 noun (n.) A sinew or a tendon.
 noun (n.) Physical force or steadiness; muscular power and control; constitutional vigor.
 noun (n.) Steadiness and firmness of mind; self-command in personal danger, or under suffering; unshaken courage and endurance; coolness; pluck; resolution.
 noun (n.) Audacity; assurance.
 noun (n.) One of the principal fibrovascular bundles or ribs of a leaf, especially when these extend straight from the base or the midrib of the leaf.
 noun (n.) One of the nervures, or veins, in the wings of insects.
 verb (v. t.) To give strength or vigor to; to supply with force; as, fear nerved his arm.

nervinenoun (n.) A nervine agent.
 adjective (a.) Having the quality of acting upon or affecting the nerves; quieting nervous excitement.

nervoseadjective (a.) Same as Nerved.

nervurenoun (n.) One of the nerves of leaves.
 noun (n.) One of the chitinous supports, or veins, in the wings of incests.

nesciencenoun (n.) Want of knowledge; ignorance; agnosticism.

nesenoun (n.) Nose.

neithermoreadjective (a.) Lower, nether.

nettlenoun (n.) A plant of the genus Urtica, covered with minute sharp hairs containing a poison that produces a stinging sensation. Urtica gracitis is common in the Northern, and U. chamaedryoides in the Southern, United States. the common European species, U. urens and U. dioica, are also found in the Eastern united States. U. pilulifera is the Roman nettle of England.
 verb (v. t.) To fret or sting; to irritate or vex; to cause to experience sensations of displeasure or uneasiness not amounting to violent anger.

neurinenoun (n.) A poisonous organic base (a ptomaine) formed in the decomposition of protagon with boiling baryta water, and in the putrefraction of proteid matter. It was for a long time considered identical with choline, a crystalline body originally obtained from bile. Chemically, however, choline is oxyethyl-trimethyl-ammonium hydroxide, while neurine is vinyl-trimethyl-ammonium hydroxide.