[Sephardic Hebrew ner tah-meed; Ashkenazic Hebrew nair taw-mid; English nair tah-mid] /Sephardic Hebrew ˈnɛr tɑˈmid; Ashkenazic Hebrew ˈnɛər tɔˈmɪd; English ˈnɛər ˈtɑ mɪd/
a lamp that is set above and in front of the Holy Ark in a synagogue and is kept burning constantly.
[nur-thuh s] /ˈnɜr θəs/ noun, German Mythology. 1. goddess of fertility, described by Tacitus in his Germania: later appeared in Scandinavian mythology as the god Njord.
[nurts] /nɜrts/ interjection, Older Slang. 1. (def 1). Related Terms nuts adjective Crazy; very eccentric; bughouse, meshuga: Are you nuts to turn your back on a deal that could mean life or death?/ Heir Rejected 400G, Is He Nuts? ( first form 1914+, second 1932+) interjection An exclamation of disbelief, defiance, contempt, dismay, etc: General […]
Related Terms nutty
[nurts] /nɜrts/ interjection, Older Slang. 1. (def 1). [nuhts] /nʌts/ Slang. interjection 1. Also, nerts, nertz. (used to express disgust, defiance, disapproval, despair). adjective 2. insane; crazy. Idioms 3. be nuts about, /nʌts/ adjective 1. a slang word for insane 2. (slang) foll by about or on. extremely fond (of) or enthusiastic (about) interjection 3. […]