[noo-nuh-vak] /ˈnu nəˌvæk/
an island in the Bering Sea, off the W coast of Alaska. 1700 sq. mi. (4400 sq. km).
/nʌn/ noun 1. Sir Trevor (Robert). born 1940, British theatre director; artistic director (1968–86) and chief executive (1968–86) of the Royal Shakespeare Company; artistic director of the Royal National Theatre (1997–2003). His productions include Nicholas Nickleby (1980), Cats (1981), and Les Misérables (1985)
[nuh-ney-shuh n] /nʌˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. . [nuh-ney-shuh n] /nʌˈneɪ ʃən/ noun, Arabic Grammar. 1. the doubling, in writing, of the final vowel symbol to indicate the addition, in speech, of the indefinite suffix n to certain nouns.
[nuhn-uh-ree] /ˈnʌn ə ri/ noun, plural nunneries. 1. a building or group of buildings for ; convent. /ˈnʌnərɪ/ noun (pl) -neries 1. the convent or religious house of a community of nuns n. late 13c., “nunhood,” from nun + -ery. Meaning “convent of nuns” is from c.1300. Meaning “house of ill fame” is attested by […]
- Nunny bag
/ˈnʌnɪ/ noun 1. (Canadian) a small sealskin haversack, used chiefly in Newfoundland