Definition of Nobles

1. Noun. (plural of noble) ¹



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Definition of Nobles

1. noble [n] - See also: noble

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nobles

noble-mindedness
noble cane
noble eightfold path
noble element
noble gas
noble gases
noble metal
noble metals
noble rot
nobleite
nobleman
noblemen
nobleness
noblenesses
nobler
nobles (current term)
nobless
noblesse
noblesse oblige
noblesses
noblest
noblewoman
noblewomen
nobley
nobleye
nobleys
nobly
nobodies
nobody
nobody's

Literary usage of Nobles

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1. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon, Henry Hart Milman, William Smith (1862)
"THE nobles OF ROME. feudal tyranny, alike oppressive to the sovereign and the people ... The sword of the nobles was broken ; their slaves were enfranchised ..."

2. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, Ernest Alfred Benians, George Walter Prothero, Stanley Mordaunt Leathes (1907)
"nobles. —Heretics. abstraction, the State—that monster of which Bonaparte was soon ... In both questions, that of the privileges of nobles and that of the ..."

3. Ancient Times, a History of the Early World: An Introduction to the Study of by James Henry Breasted (1916)
"THE DISAPPEARANCE OF THE KINGS AND THE LEADERSHIP OF THE nobles We have seen ... This Greek vase-painting shows us the Greek nobles in the days when they ..."

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