English to Afrikaans Meaning :: near

Near :
- nabynader gekom hetnadernaastenader

Show English Meaning

Verb(1) move towards
Adjective(1) not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances(2) being on the left side(3) closely resembling the genuine article(4) giving or spending with reluctance, or near(5) with or in a close or intimate relationship(6) very close in resemblance
Adverb(1) near in time or place or relationship(2) (of actions or states, just

Show Examples

(1) it was near falling down(2) they're very near in age(3) The number of nerve fibres that would need to grow from the eye to the brain in a human is roughly the same, somewhere near a million.(4) A near relative is the larger and better-known Chinese water chestnut.(5) As the train came to a near stand still, passengers say they heard loud bangs coming from underneath the train.(6) The women didn't expect to raise anything near the amount they have - let alone be offered movie deals.(7) I near shrieked as he fell to the floor, a perfect, coin shaped hole, dotted between his eyebrows.(8) The general strike resulted in the near total shutdown of the rail network and lengthy traffic jams.(9) How could she live without falling into despair with love so near and yet unattainable?(10) The near failure of the monsoon has affected agricultural operations in 11 States.(11) By that stage last December, Jonathan, was in a near vegetative state and at one point was given only days to live.(12) She'll probably end up near obsessed with the guy but eventually see sense and move onto pastures new.(13) Ever wondered where you could get a near instant reply to any question.(14) The past few weeks have seen a near total triumph of pessimism.(15) It's had a high dividend yield and has been trading near or even below its net asset value for some time.(16) she's a near relation of mine
Related Words
(1) near here ::
hier naby
(2) near to ::
(3) in the near future ::
in die nabye toekoms
(4) near future ::
nabye toekoms
(5) near miss ::
naby mis
(6) come near ::
kom naby
(7) very near ::
baie naby
(8) quite near ::
redelik naby
(9) draw near ::
(10) nowhere near ::
nie naastenby nie
1. close ::
2. imminent ::
3. closely related ::
nou verwant
4. narrow ::
5. skinny ::
6. approximate ::
7. dear ::
8. nigh ::
9. almost ::
10. nigh ::
11. well-nigh ::
goed naby
12. close to ::
naby aan
13. approach ::
14. verge on ::
rand op
Different Forms
near, neared, nearer, nearest, nearing, nearness, nears
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

You know, we could get
Thai food near your apartment

You know, we could get Thai food NEAR your apartment

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 7

You can\'t get near him?

You can't get NEAR him?

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 7

-And the workshop is near here?\\N-Yes, very near.\0

-And the workshop is NEAR here?
-Yes, very NEAR.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 10

- near the dragon skulls.
- What were you doing in the dungeons?

- NEAR the dragon skulls. - What were you doing in the dungeons?

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 5

that baffling dalliance
with Leonard just to be near me,

that baffling dalliance with Leonard just to be NEAR me,

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 10

English to Afrikaans Dictionary: near

Meaning and definitions of near, translation in Afrikaans language for near with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of near in Afrikaans and in English language.

Tags for the entry "near"

What near means in Afrikaans, near meaning in Afrikaans, near definition, examples and pronunciation of near in Afrikaans language.

English to Afrikaans Dictionary

Learn Prepositions by Photos
commonly confused words
form of verbs

Words by Category

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.