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Etymology

From Old French noble.

Noun

Singular
noble

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  1. An aristocrat; one of aristocratic blood
  2. A medieval coin of England in the 14th and 15th centuries.

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Adjective

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Positive
noble

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  1. Having honorable qualities; having moral eminence and freedom from anything petty, mean or dubious in conduct and character
    He made a noble effort.

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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] nobilis.

Pronunciation

Adjective

noble m. (f. noble, m. plural nobles, f. plural nobles)

  1. noble
    Le néon est un gaz noble.

Noun

noble m. (plural nobles)

  1. noble

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Spanish

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] nobilis.

Adjective

noble m. and f. (plural nobles)

  1. noble

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