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Definition of Noble
Noble No"ble, n.
1. A person of rank above a commoner; a nobleman; a peer.
2. An English money of account, and, formerly, a gold coin,
of the value of 6 s. 8 d. sterling, or about $1.61.
3. (Zo["o]l.) A European fish; the lyrie.
Noble No"ble, v. t.
To make noble; to ennoble. [Obs.]
Thou nobledest so far forth our nature. --Chaucer.
NobleNoble No"ble, a. [Compar. Nobler; superl. Noblest.] [F.
noble, fr. L. nobilis that can be or is known, well known,
famous, highborn, noble, fr. noscere to know. See know.]
1. Possessing eminence, elevation, dignity, etc.; above
whatever is low, mean, degrading, or dishonorable;
magnanimous; as, a noble nature or action; a noble heart.
Statues, with winding ivy crowned, belong To nobler
poets for a nobler song. --Dryden.
2. Grand; stately; magnificent; splendid; as, a noble
3. Of exalted rank; of or pertaining to the nobility;
distinguished from the masses by birth, station, or title;
highborn; as, noble blood; a noble personage.
Note: Noble is used in the formation of self-explaining
compounds; as, noble-born, noble-hearted, noble-minded.
Noble metals (Chem.), silver, gold, and platinum; -- so
called from their freedom from oxidation and permanence in
air. Copper, mercury, aluminium, palladium, rhodium,
iridium, and osmium are sometimes included.
Syn: Honorable; worthy; dignified; elevated; exalted;
superior; sublime; great; eminent; illustrious;
renowned; stately; splendid; magnificent; grand;
magnanimous; generous; liberal; free.
Meaning of Noble from wikipedia
- Look up Noble
, or nobly
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A noble
is a member
of the nobility. Noble
may also refer
- The Most Noble Order
of the Garter
is an order
of chivalry founded
III of England
in 1348. It is the most senior order
& Noble Booksellers
is an American
bookseller. It is a Fortune
and the bookseller
with the largest number
of retail outlets
may constitute substantial advantages
over or relative
or simply formal functions
(e.g., precedence), and vary by country
- Mark James Noble
(born 8 May 1987) is an English former professional footballer
who pla**** as a central midfielder
and is well remembered
for his time...
- Noble Corporation
plc is an offs**** drilling contractor organized
in London, United
Kingdom. Its affiliate, Noble
Corporation, is organized
in the Cayman...
- The noble gases
(historically also the inert
gases; sometimes referred
to as aerogens) make up a class
of chemical elements
- John Noble
(born 20 August
1948) is an Australian
actor. He is known
for his roles
in the Lord of the Rings
film trilogy, Dr. Walter
- Noble Automotive
Ltd, more commonly known simply
, is a British sports
car manufacturer based
in Leicester. Noble Automotive
Ltd. was established...
- A noble metal
is ordinarily regarded
as a metallic chemical element
that is generally resistant
and is usually found
in its raw...
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