Definition of Nouns. Meaning of Nouns. Synonyms of Nouns
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Definition of Nouns
NounNoun Noun, n. [OF. noun, nun, num, non, nom, F. nom, fr. L.
nomen name. See Name.] (Gram.)
A word used as the designation or appellation of a creature
or thing, existing in fact or in thought; a substantive.
Note: By some grammarians the term noun is so used as to
include adjectives, as being descriptive; but in
general it is limited to substantives.
Meaning of Nouns from wikipedia
of expressions. The syntactic rules
for nouns differ
to language. In English, nouns
are those words which
- common nouns
and proper nouns
subcl****es of nouns
. A common noun refers
to a cl**** of entity
(e.g. dog), whereas
a proper noun refers
- for a certain
set of nouns
(such as those denoting
humans), with some property
of the things
that particular nouns
denote. Such properties...
with collective count nouns
differently. For example, users
of British English generally accept
that collective nouns
take either singular
, it is possible
its declension. Note that for most feminine nouns
, all singular forms
are identical. This means
- them contain nouns which mostly
fall into clear
categories. For example, all cl**** 1 nouns
agents, most cl**** 1a nouns
- In linguistics, a noun
cl**** is a particular category
. A noun
to a given
of the characteristic features
of its referent...
- specifically, in Romanian, neuter nouns behave
in the singular
as masculine nouns
and in the plural
as feminine nouns
. As such, all noun determiners
and all pronouns...
of phrases, the nouns
in bold in the following sentences
are noun phrases
(as well as nouns
or pronouns): He saw someone. Milk...
were "rather fanciful", explaining
that the book extended collective nouns
professions, such as a "poverty" of pipers. It concludes...
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