nape Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “nape” in the English Dictionary

"nape" in British English

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napenoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /neɪp/
the back of the ​neck: She ​kissed the nape of hisneck.
(Definition of nape from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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napenoun [C usually sing]

 us   /neɪp/
the back of the ​neck: Her ​hair was ​gathered at the nape of her ​neck.
(Definition of nape from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nape”
in Spanish nuca, cogote…
in Vietnamese gáy…
in Malaysian tengkuk…
in Thai ต้นคอ…
in French nuque…
in German das Genick…
in Chinese (Simplified) 颈背,后颈…
in Turkish ense…
in Russian затылок…
in Indonesian belakang leher…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頸背,後頸…
in Polish kark…
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