Definition of nu
: the 13th letter of the Greek alphabet — see alphabet table
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Originally, this spot was going to go to freaky South African nu-rap duo Die Antwoord, whose Red Rocks show was announced by the band last week and mysteriously pulled off of the internet soon after.
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Origin and Etymology of nu
Greek ny, of Semitic origin; akin to Hebrew nūn nun
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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