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* IPA(key): /nuːn/ * Rhymes: -uːn

  • IPA(key): /nuːn/
  • Rhymes: -uːn

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English - Etymology 1

From Old English _nōn_, from a Germanic borrowing of classical Latin _nōna_ (“ninth hour”) (short for _nōna_ _hōra_), feminine of _nōnus_ (“ninth”). Cognate with Dutch _noen_, obsolete German _Non_, Norwegian _non_. NOUN NOON (_plural_ NOONS) * (obsolete) The ninth hour of the day counted from sunrise; around three o'clock in the afternoon. * Time of day when the sun is in its zenith; twelve o'clock in the day, midday. * (obsolete) The corresponding time in the middle of the night; midnight. * 1885, When night was at its NOON I heard a voice chanting the Koran in sweetest accents — Sir Richard Burton, _The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night_, Night 17: * (figuratively) The highest point; culmination. * Motley In the very NOON of that brilliant life which was destined to be so soon, and so fatally, overshadowed. SYNONYMS * (twelve o'clock in the day): noontide, noon-time, midday, twelve (o'clock) ANTONYMS * (middle of the night): midnight SEE ALSO * (_times of day_) TIME OF DAY; dawn, morning, NOON/midday, afternoon, evening, dusk, night, midnight (Category: en:Times of day) TRANSLATIONS VERB NOON (_third-person singular simple present_ NOONS, _present participle_ NOONING, _simple past and past participle_ NOONED) * To relax or sleep around midday * 1906, Andy Adams, _The Double Trail_ Well, we crossed and NOONED, lying around on purpose to give them a good lead, and when we hit the trail back in these sand-hills, there he was, not a mile ahead, and you can see there was no chance to get around. * 1889, Mark Twain, _A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court Chapter XX_ Between six and nine we made ten miles, which was plenty for a horse carrying triple—man, woman, and armor; then we stopped for a long NOONING under some trees by a limpid brook. * 1853, Theodore Winthrop, _The Canoe and the Saddle_ We presently turned just aside from the trail into an episode of beautiful prairie, one of a succession along the plateau at the crest of the range. At this height of about five thousand feet, the snows remain until June. In this fair, oval, forest-circled prairie of my NOONING, the grass was long and succulent, as if it grew in the bed of a drained lake.

From Old English nōn, from a Germanic borrowing of classical Latin nōna (ninth hour) (short for nōna hōra), feminine of nōnus (ninth). Cognate with Dutch noen, obsolete German Non, Norwegian non.

Noun

noon (plural noons)

  1. (obsolete) The ninth hour of the day counted from sunrise; around three o'clock in the afternoon.
  2. Time of day when the sun is in its zenith; twelve o'clock in the day, midday.
  3. (obsolete) The corresponding time in the middle of the night; midnight.
  4. (figuratively) The highest point; culmination.
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Verb

noon (third-person singular simple present noons, present participle nooning, simple past and past participle nooned)

  1. To relax or sleep around midday

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English - Etymology 2

NOUN NOON (_plural_ NOONS) * The letter ن in the Arabic script.

Noun

noon (plural noons)

  1. The letter ن in the Arabic script.

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English - Anagrams

* nono, no-no

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Middle English - Determiner

NOON * no (not any) * 14TH CENTURY, Chaucer, _General Prologue_ Ther was NOON auditour koude on him wynne.

noon

  1. no (not any)


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