nixie

noun
nix·​ie | \ ˈnik-sē How to pronounce nixie (audio) \

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First Known Use of nixie

1816, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nixie

German Nixe female nix, from Old High German nichessa, feminine of nihhus nix

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“Nixie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nixie. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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