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Meaning of N8


What Does N8 Mean?

N8 means "Night". Night (N8) is shorthand for "night". It is often seen in the term N8N8 (night night), which means "goodnight".
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Definition for N8

N8 means "Night". This is the most common definition for N8 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Twitter. Here is some more information about N8:

N8
Definition:Night
Type:Abbreviation
Guessability:
2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers
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When I write N8, I mean this:

meaning of N8
N8 is shorthand for "night".
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Examples of N8 in Sentences

Here are examples of N8 being used in conversations:
  • Person A: It's really late! I have to run. N8.
  • Person B: N8N8.
  • Mother: N8 N8 sleep tight.
  • Small Child: Yeah, I know. Make sure the bed bugs don't bite, etc.

An Academic Look at N8

N8 is classified as a cyber term (as opposed to an initialism abbreviation or an acronym). Initially, cyber term terms were introduced for brevity, but, particularly with the advent of predictive texting and on-screen keyboards, they are now mostly employed for fun. Cyber terms differ from icons because they are not pictorial representations.

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we would have just said "goodnight" instead of N8.

A Text with N8

Using N8 on a Cell Phone (SMS Texts, Whatsapp, and Yubl)

 
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