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Definition of Notable

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honorable; remarkable, noteworthy; famous
distinguished or important personage (British)
Notable Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
English-Latin Online Dictionary
notabilis
Notable Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
One of a number of persons, before the revolution of 1789, chiefly of the higher orders, appointed by the king to constitute a representative body.
  
(n.)
A person, or thing, of distinction.
  
(a.)
Worthy of notice; remarkable; memorable; noted or distinguished; as, a notable event, person.
  
(a.)
Well-known; notorious.
  
(a.)
Capable of being noted; noticeable; plan; evident.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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notable
\not"a*ble\ (?), a. [f. notable, l. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. see 5th note.]
1. capable of being noted; noticeable; plan; evident.
2. worthy of notice; remarkable; memorable; noted or distinguished; as, a notable event, person.
note: notable in the sense of careful, thrifty, characterized by thrift and capacity (as, a notable housekeeper) is pronounced by many good orthoëpists, n&obreve;t"&adot;*b'l, the derivatives notableness, and notably, being also similarly pronounced with short o in the first syllable.
3. well-known; notorious. [obs.]
notable
\not"a*ble\ (?), n. 1. a person, or thing, of distinction.
2. (french hist.) one of a number of persons, before the revolution of 1789, chiefly of the higher orders, appointed by the king to constitute a representative body.
notable
adj
1. worthy of notice; "a noteworthy advance in cancer research" [syn: noteworthy]


2. widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter" [syn: celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, noted, renowned]
n : a celebrity who is an inspiration to others; "he was host to a large gathering of luminaries" [syn: luminary, leading light , guiding light, notability]




Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
famous: clúmhail
great: mór
JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Hwnodiad = n. a making notable
Hydras = a. of notable kindred
Hynod = a. remarkable, notable
Hynodiaeth = n. notable action
Hynodol = a. notable
Nodadwy = a. remarkable, notable
Nodol = a. marked, notable
Odiaeth = n. what is notable, rarity
Odiaethol = a. peculiar, notable
Odiaethu = v. to render notable
Rhiaidd = a. notable, pre-eminent
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a celebrity who is an inspiration to others; "he was host to a large gathering of luminaries"
(synonym) luminary, leading light, guiding light, notability
(hypernym) celebrity, famous person

Adjective
1. worthy of notice; "a noteworthy advance in cancer research"
(synonym) noteworthy
(similar) worthy
2. widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"
(synonym) celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, noted, renowned
(similar) known
Notable Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Notable can refer to:
  • the property of a thing having notability
  • A Notable is a member of the Assembly of Notables, an assembly called by the king of high-ranking notables.

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