Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. Between ourselves.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Between ourselves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Between ourselves: a parenthetical phrase implying that something is said in confidence. In French form, entre nous.

Etymologies

Latin inter nōs : inter, among + nōs, us.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin inter nos. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Quando contrectasti omnem supellectilem meam, quid invenistiex omni supellectili domus tuae? pone hic coram fratribus meis et fratribus tuis, et declarent inter nos ambos.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 2

  • Sit nunc juramentum inter nos, inter nos et inter to, et percutiamus foedus tecum.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 2

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