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adjective
1.
a frequent misspelling of naive.
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British Dictionary definitions for nievest

nieve

/niːv/
noun
1.
(Scot & Northern English, dialect) the closed hand; fist
Word Origin
C14: from Old Norse hnefi
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Word Origin and History for nievest
nieve
"clenched fist" (northern and Scot. dialect), c.1300, from O.N. hnefi (cf. Norw. dial. neve, Swed. näfve, Dan. næve), not found in any other Gmc. language.
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