nu (inter: noo; noun: noo/nyoo)

interjection: well; so
noun: the 13th letter of the Greek alphabet

Etymology
For interjection: From Yiddish nu, of imitative origin. Earliest documented use: 1892.
For noun: From Greek nu. Earliest documented use: 1425.

Usage (from Wordsmith)
“And nu, what happier ending is there than that?”
Nathaniel Rich; Save Us; The New York Times Book Review; Sep 30, 2012.

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