From such a vantage it would instantly appear how distinct are the Nevadas (nieve, snowy) among the Sierras of California.
I must dress and get away to Colima, have a nieve with some friends.
Sairy be your meal-pock, and aye your nieve i' the neuk o't.
Sairy be your meil-poke, and ay your nieve in the nook on't.
She had been cruising off the coast, and had put in at the mouth of the nieve, and at Jaquemel on the south coast of Hayti.
"clenched fist" (northern and Scottish dialect), c.1300, from Old Norse hnefi (cf. Norwegian dialectal neve, Swedish näfve, Danish næve), not found in other Germanic languages.