[nejd, neyd] /nɛdʒd, neɪd/
one of the two major regions of Saudi Arabia in the E central part: formerly a sultanate of Arabia. About 400,000 sq. mi. (1,000,000 sq. km).
a region of central Saudi Arabia: formerly an independent sultanate of Arabia; united with Hejaz to form the kingdom of Saudi Arabia (1932)
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/nɛk/ noun 1. (capital when part of name) (South African) a mountain pass: Lundeans Nek
cavern, a town on the boundary of Naphtali (Josh. 19:33). It has with probability, been identified with Seiyadeh, nearly 2 miles east of Bessum, a ruin half way between Tiberias and Mount Tabor.
[nek-bet] /ˈnɛk bɛt/ noun, Egyptian Religion. 1. the guardian goddess of Upper Egypt, often represented as a vulture.