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NIEF, old Eng. law. A woman born in vassalage. In Latin she was called Nativa.

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Fuente: Lista, Mindset, por Tom McBride y Ron Nief.
Many incoming freshmen also aren't familiar with the term RSVP, in part because of the generation's adoption of informality, Nief said: "When you say, 'make sure there's an RSVP on that,' there's that blank stare.
Klisic J, Zhang J, Nief V, Reyes L, Moe OW, Ambuhl PM.
1) Tom McBride and Ron Nief, "The Beloit College Mindset List," Beloit College, http://www.
in the Rotuli Parliamentorum: 'null estrange merchant alien' (III, 308a); 'qe chescun nief ou vesselle alien, et estraunge alien' (III, 663a); 'qe chescun forein & alien' (III, 492a), etc.