נַקְּדָן m.n. MH 1 vocalizer, punctuator. PBH 2 pedant. [Formed from נִקֵּד (= he vocalized, punctuated), Pi. of נקד ᴵ, with agential suff. □ָן. cp. נוֹקְדָן.] Derivative: נַקְּדָנוּת.