Niblet etymology


English word niblet comes from English -let (A diminutive suffix; for example:.), English nibble

Etymology of niblet

Detailed word origin of niblet

Dictionary entry Language Definition
-let English (en) A diminutive suffix; for example:.
nibble English (en) (computing) A unit of memory equal to half a byte, or four bits. (in the plural, nibbles) Small snacks such as crisps/potato chips or nuts, often eaten to accompany drinks.. A small, quick bite taken with the front teeth. (figurative) To consume gradually.. (transitive) To bite lightly.. (transitive) To eat with small, quick bites.
niblet English (en) A kernel of corn, usually from a can.. A small piece of something, especially of snack food.