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Noon is a palindrome (it reads the same backward as forward).

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Fun fact! The word "noon" is derived from the Latin for "ninth" ("novem"). It originally referred to the ninth hour of the Roman day -- 3pm.

The word noon is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun noon

What does noon mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: noons

  1. the middle of the day
    • examples: You have to get this work finished by noon. | The meeting came to an end at noon. | We will get to Tokyo Station at noon. | We are to meet at noon. | We had hoped that the rain would stop before noon. | We will probably arrive at Tokyo station at noon. | It was nearly noon. | The bell rings at noon. | Betty will be able to come before noon. | Tom is due to come at noon.
    • lexical domain: Time - nouns denoting time and temporal relations
    • synonyms of noon: high noon / midday / noonday / noontide / twelve noon
    • more generic terms: hour / time of day = clock time
    • part of: 24-hour interval / day / mean solar day / solar day / twenty-four hour period / twenty-four hours = time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis

Alternative definition of the noun noon


  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. The corresponding time in the middle of the night; midnight.


Who is Noon?

Noon is a pseudonym of Polish electronic musician and producer Mikołaj Bugajak. He was born in 1979 in Warsaw, Poland. He began his career with the team Grammatik with which in 1998 issued the first his album "EP".

  • also known as Mikołaj Bugajak
  • born in (36 years ago) in Poland
  • member of musical group Grammatik
  • genres: Chiptune, Electro, Trip hop
  • albums: "Bleak Output", "Gry Studyjne EP", "Muzyka Poważna", "Muzyka klasyczna", "Pewne Sekwencje", "Strange Sound and Inconceivable Deeds"
  • official website:

Phrases with Noon

  1. Noon-Time
  2. Morning, Noon and Night
  3. high noon
  4. Solar Noon
  5. twelve noon
  6. Jack-Go-to-Bed-at-Noon

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Noon

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Google previewThe Cantata of Love (2014)

A Verse by Verse Reading of The Song of Songs by Blaise Arminjon, S.J.

More precisely, for Origen, noon is the time when God, dispelling at last the obscure night of the faith, unveils to the soul all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge, in a rest which is that of eternal contemplation. It is the time when the sun of ...

Google previewThe Nature of Consciousness (1997)

Philosophical Debates by Ned Joel Block, Owen J. Flanagan, Güven Güzeldere

Of course, there is a very similar string of events in which the crucial event at noon is a bit more intellectual.

Google previewThe Elements of Astronomy, Or, The World as it Is, and as it Appears (1850)

by Anna Cabot Lowell

Apparent noon is the time when the sun comes to the ...

Google previewGrammardog Guide to Walden (2007)

by Mary Jane McKinney

The night is the winter, the morning and evening are the spring and fall, and the noon is the summer. The cracking and booming of the ice indicate a change of temperature. One pleasant morning after a cold night, February 24th, 1850, having ...

Google previewSome Remarks upon the Equation of Time, and the true manner of computing it, etc (1765)

by Nevil MASKELYNE (Astronomer Royal.)

being always equal to the mean longitude of the sun: and as apparent noon is the instant of the true sun's coming to the meridian, ...

Google previewProceedings of the ... Annual Convention of the American Railway Engineering Association (1921)

SPIRAL GRAINED \Noon is that in which the fibers take a more or less winding or spiral course, such as occurs in a twisted tree. It may be detected on the fiat grain (plain sawed or tangential) surface._ DIAGONAL Gunman \Noon is that, ...


GIVING SOME ACCOUNT OF THE Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours, OF THE INGENIOUS IN MANY Considerable Parts of the WORLD.

being always equal to the mean longitude of the sun; and as apparent noon is the instant of the true fun's coming to the meridian, so mean noon is the instant at which this fictitious planet would come to the meridian.

Google previewA New and Easy System of Geography and Popular Astronomy (1814)

by John O'Neill

Aft/lar ent noon is the time when the sun comes to the meridian ; true or mean noon, is twelve o'clock by a watch, adjusted to go 24 hours in a mean solar day; and the difference between apparent and mean noon is the equation of time.

Google previewModern Geography (1807)

A Description of the Empires, Kingdoms, States, and Colonies with the Oceans, Seas, and Isles in All Parts of the World Including the Most Recent Discoveries, and Political Alterations, Digested on a New Plan by John Pinkerton

Apparent noon is the time when the sun comes to the meridian ; true, or mean noon is 12 o'clock, by a watch adjusted to go 24 hours in a mean solar day. And the difference between apparent and mean noon is the equation of time. 33.

Google previewINVISIBLE ROADS (2011)

by Kenneth Lee

Noon is the hottest ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Native Music (2005)

More Than a Century of Recordings from Wax Cylinder to the Internet by Brian Wright-McLeod

High Noon— (Cree) Northern Style Lineup: Ted Noon, ...

Google previewThe London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)

by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)

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Google previewEncyclopedia of the British Novel (2015)

by Victoria Gaydosik

Noon. (novel). 1940 Work Author: Arthur Koestler When this novel was published, it provided an explanation that the rest of the world could understand of the infamous Moscow purge trials. Inthe SovietUnion, which hadnot yet entirely ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Units (2012)

Including dimensionless numbers and scales by H. G. Jerrard

the noon position of the sun as it crosses the equator in March. A solar or tropical year (air.) is the average time for the sun to ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Dictionary of Allusions (1999)

by Elizabeth Webber, Mike Feinsilber

Hindenburg high noon The time of day when the sun is at its height, of course; and the most advanced,

High Noon tells the story of Will Kane, a marshal who stays to fight the vengeful bad guys, due to arrive in town at high noon. As the ...

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Sign language

Classic Sesame Street animation- Day, morning, noon, night in sign language

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Quotes about Noon

high noon
time to cook
for my wife

got to fry
the fresh fish
warm the rice
and place
the plate for
one person

i have already
eaten just
before high

last breakfast

no problem
keep on writing
i am reading
your best poem (Ric S. Bastasa)
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Scrabble value of N1O1O1N1

The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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