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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The body of nobles; the nobility.
  • n. Noble birth; nobility; dignity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The body of nobles; the nobility.
  • n. Noble birth; nobility; dignity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Noble birth; rank; state; dignity.
  • n. The body of nobles; the nobility.

Etymologies

Old French nobleie. (Wiktionary)

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