Word of the Day 2/25 – nejin

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nejin

nejin


v. to outlaw, make illegal, prohibit by force of law.

Examples

tetsu than silel ith nejin tithan.
Those people want to make everything illegal.

Derivations

nejinsil an outlaw, criminal, especially on the run
nejaen an illegal act, crime

Related Terms

vril to commit a crime
adzaen a law

Etymology

nejin is certainly derived from adzaen, “law”. The most likely etymology is from nejaem, “wrong”, and adzaen, which would eventually give the nominal form nejaen, “something that is against the law”.