nais

noun na·is \ˈnāə̇s\

Definition of nais

  1. 1 plural naises \-sə̇z\ or naides \ˈnāəˌdēz\ :  a river nymph :  naiad

  2. 2 capitalized [New Latin, from Latin, naiad] :  a large genus of small aquatic oligochaete worms that is the type of the family Naididae

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Origin and Etymology of nais

Latin — more at naid


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