Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The Roman goddess of night.

Etymologies

From Latin Nox. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Nox, which is really more of an art object than a traditional book.

    NPR Topics: News

  • I knew there was a Jordanian Men's Magazine called Nox, and that it covered issues usually covered in Men's magazine: Hollywood movied, lightly clad girls, fast cars, and other consumer-oriented stuff.

    Palestine Blogs aggregator

  • Former U.S. poet laureate Kay Ryan ("The Best of It") and prize-winning poet-translator Anne Carson ("Nox") were poetry finalists, along with Kathleen Graber's "The Eternal City," Terrance Hayes'"Lighthead" and C.D.

    Nominees Revealed For Prestigious Book Awards

  • Former U.S. poet laureate Kay Ryan ("The Best of It") and prize-winning poet-translator Anne Carson ("Nox") were poetry finalists, along with Kathleen Graber's "The Eternal City," Terrance Hayes' "Lighthead" and C.D.

    Nominees Revealed For Prestigious Book Awards

  • With difficulty he dragged it over himself, murmered, "Nox, " extinguishing his wandlight, and continued on his hands and knees, as silently as possible, all his senses straining, expecting every second to be discovered, to hear a cold clear voice, see a flash of green light.

    Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows

  • That night, myself, Stix, Kim, Payne, and someone whose name sounds like "Nox" but is far more complicatedly spelled got quite bored and went to Old Main with sidewalk chalk, scrawling out poetry (I quoted Keats and Byron from memory), inane little humor statements, drawings, and so on.

    bard Diary Entry

  • "Nox," they whispered together, and the lights at the end of their wands went out.

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

  • In the meantime an excellent new look-alike for the PC called Nox ($30.

    Double Trouble

  • What had become of "Nox" they did not know or care.

    The Launch Boys' Adventures in Northern Waters

  • Rashaun Mitchell, a dancer and choreographer, collaborated on "Nox" and "Bracko" at the

    GotPoetry.com News

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.