5 letter word starting with ni

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
niere noun One who gathers rags and odds and ends; a ragpicker., A receptacle for rags or shreds., A movable and ornamental closet or piece of furniture with shelves or drawers.
niche noun A cavity, hollow, or recess, generally within the thickness of a wall, for a statue, bust, or other erect ornament. hence, any similar position, literal or figurative.
nidor noun Scent or savor of meat or food, cooked or cooking.
nidus noun A nest: a repository for the eggs of birds, insects, etc.; a breeding place; esp., the place or substance where parasites or the germs of a disease effect lodgment or are developed.
niece noun A relative, in general; especially, a descendant, whether male or female; a granddaughter or a grandson., A daughter of one’s brother or sister, or of one’s brother-in-law or sister-in-law.
nifle noun A trifle.
night noun That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon, or the time from sunset to sunrise; esp., the time between dusk and dawn, when there is no light of the sun, but only moonlight, starlight, or artificial light., Darkness; obscurity; concealment., Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance., A state of affliction; adversity; as, a dreary night of sorrow., The period after the close of life; death., A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep.
nigua noun The chigoe.
nihil noun Nothing.
nimbi plural of Nimbus
ninny noun A fool; a simpleton.
ninth adjective Following the eight and preceding the tenth; coming after eight others., Constituting or being one of nine equal parts into which anything is divided., The quotient of one divided by nine; one of nine equal parts of a thing; the next after the eighth., An interval containing an octave and a second., A chord of the dominant seventh with the ninth added.
ninut noun The magpie.
niobe noun The daughter of Tantalus, and wife of Amphion, king of Thebes. Her pride in her children provoked Apollo and Diana, who slew them all. Niobe herself was changed by the gods into stone.
niopo noun A kind of snuff prepared by the natives of Venezuela from the roasted seeds of a leguminous tree (Piptadenia peregrina), thence called niopo tree.
nisan noun The first month of the jewish ecclesiastical year, formerly answering nearly to the month of April, now to March, of the Christian calendar. See Abib.
nisey noun A simpleton.
niste Wist not; knew not.
nisus noun A striving; an effort; a conatus.
niter noun Alt. of Nitre
nitre noun A white crystalline semitransparent salt; potassium nitrate; saltpeter. See Saltpeter., Native sodium carbonate; natron., See Niter.
nitid adjective Bright; lustrous; shining., Gay; spruce; fine; — said of persons.
nitry adjective Nitrous.
nitty adjective Full of nits., Shining; elegant; spruce.
nival adjective Abounding with snow; snowy.
nixie noun See Nix.
nizam noun The title of the native sovereigns of Hyderabad, in India, since 1719.