Name Report For First Name NUN:


First name NUN's origin is African. NUN means "myth name (god of the ocean)". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with NUN below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of nun.(Brown names are of the same origin (African) with NUN and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with NUN - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming NUN


annunciata anunciacion eacnung nuna

NAMES RHYMING WITH NUN (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (un) - Names That Ends with un:

adetoun ghusun gudrun abedabun berihun haroun maimun ma'mun haroutyoun zeroun amun khaldun teremun tutankhamun yeshurun allsun deikun faun izazkun penarddun abooksigun aesctun aethelstun aethretun aldtun beorhttun beretun branddun brun burgtun burhtun calhoun carlatun ceastun celdtun claegtun cliftun clinttun clyftun coletun colquhoun cranstun creketun deortun ealdun ealhdun eatun feldtun feldun fugeltun galeun garadun garatun hamdun hamelstun hartun harun hassun healhtun hlithtun jeshurun laefertun linddun lintun lun merestun northtun oratun ortun oxnatun paegastun paxtun pelltun pfeostun salhtun scelftun shaun stantun sumertun sun swintun symontun tamtun tempeltun thoraldtun thorntun thurstun uptun verddun wartun weolingtun westun wielladun wiellatun wittatun wyiltun wyrttun ximun zebulun arun

NAMES RHYMING WITH NUN (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 2 Letters (nu) - Names That Begins with nu:

nu'man nuala nuallan nubia nudar nudara nudd nudhar nuha nulte nulty numa numair numees nur nura nuray nureet nureh nuri nurit nurita nuru nusa nusi nut nuttah


First Names which starts with 'n' and ends with 'n':

naaman nabhan nachman nachton nadeen nailynn nan nann nanon naomhan napolean napoleon narain nareen nascien nathan nathraichean naughton nealon neason nechtan nechten nefen nefin neilan nellwyn nelson nelwin nerian neron nessan nevan nevin nevyn newlin newlyn newman newton nguyen niallan nickson nicson nien nigan nighean nighinn nijlon nikson nin ninon nishan nisien nixen nixon nodin nolan nolen nolyn nopaltzin noreen norman nortin norton norvin norvyn norwin norwyn

English Words Rhyming NUN


abrenunciationnoun (n.) Absolute renunciation or repudiation.

annunciableadjective (a.) That may be announced or declared; declarable.

annunciatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Annunciate

annunciateadjective (p. p. & a.) Foretold; preannounced.
 verb (v. t.) To announce.

annunciationnoun (n.) The act of announcing; announcement; proclamation; as, the annunciation of peace.
 noun (n.) The announcement of the incarnation, made by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary.
 noun (n.) The festival celebrated (March 25th) by the Church of England, of Rome, etc., in memory of the angel's announcement, on that day; Lady Day.

annunciativeadjective (a.) Pertaining to annunciation; announcing.

annunciatornoun (n.) One who announces. Specifically: An officer in the church of Constantinople, whose business it was to inform the people of the festivals to be celebrated.
 noun (n.) An indicator (as in a hotel) which designates the room where attendance is wanted.

annunciatoryadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or containing, announcement; making known.

conundrumnoun (n.) A kind of riddle based upon some fanciful or fantastic resemblance between things quite unlike; a puzzling question, of which the answer is or involves a pun.
 noun (n.) A question to which only a conjectural answer can be made.

denunciationnoun (n.) Proclamation; announcement; a publishing.
 noun (n.) The act of denouncing; public menace or accusation; the act of inveighing against, stigmatizing, or publicly arraigning; arraignment.
 noun (n.) That by which anything is denounced; threat of evil; public menace or accusation; arraignment.

denunciativeadjective (a.) Same as Denunciatory.

denunciatornoun (n.) One who denounces, publishes, or proclaims, especially intended or coming evil; one who threatens or accuses.

denunciatoryadjective (a.) Characterized by or containing a denunciation; minatory; accusing; threatening; as, severe and denunciatory language.

enunciableadjective (a.) Capable of being enunciated or expressed.

enunciatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Enunciate

enunciationnoun (n.) The act of enunciating, announcing, proclaiming, or making known; open attestation; declaration; as, the enunciation of an important truth.
 noun (n.) Mode of utterance or pronunciation, especially as regards fullness and distinctness or articulation; as, to speak with a clear or impressive enunciation.
 noun (n.) That which is enunciated or announced; words in which a proposition is expressed; an announcement; a formal declaration; a statement.

enunciativeadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or containing, enunciation; declarative.

enunciatornoun (n.) One who enunciates or proclaims.

enunciatoryadjective (a.) Pertaining to, or containing, enunciation or utterance.

internuncialadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to an internuncio.
 adjective (a.) Communicating or transmitting impressions between different parts of the body; -- said of the nervous system.

internunciessnoun (n.) A female messenger.

internuncionoun (n.) A messenger between two parties.
 noun (n.) A representative, or charge d'affaires, of the pope at a foreign court or seat of government, ranking next below a nuncio.

internuncioshipnoun (n.) The office or function of an internuncio.

internunciusnoun (n.) Internuncio.

inunctedadjective (a.) Anointed.

inunctionnoun (n.) The act of anointing, or the state of being anointed; unction; specifically (Med.), the rubbing of ointments into the pores of the skin, by which medicinal agents contained in them, such as mercury, iodide of potash, etc., are absorbed.

inunctuositynoun (n.) The want of unctuosity; freedom from greasiness or oiliness; as, the inunctuosity of porcelain clay.

inundantadjective (a.) Overflowing.

inundatingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Inundate

inundationnoun (n.) The act of inundating, or the state of being inundated; an overflow; a flood; a rising and spreading of water over grounds.
 noun (n.) An overspreading of any kind; overflowing or superfluous abundance; a flood; a great influx; as, an inundation of tourists.

inunderstandingadjective (a.) Void of understanding.

lamnunguianoun (n. pl.) Same as Hyracoidea.

mispronunciationnoun (n.) Wrong or improper pronunciation.

nonuniformistnoun (n.) One who believes that past changes in the structure of the earth have proceeded from cataclysms or causes more violent than are now operating; -- called also nonuniformitarian.

nonunionistnoun (n.) One who does not belong, or refuses to belong, to a trades union.

nunnoun (n.) A woman devoted to a religious life, who lives in a convent, under the three vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
 noun (n.) A white variety of domestic pigeons having a veil of feathers covering the head.
 noun (n.) The smew.
 noun (n.) The European blue titmouse.

nunciatenoun (n.) One who announces; a messenger; a nuncio.

nunciaturenoun (n.) The office of a nuncio.

nuncionoun (n.) A messenger.
 noun (n.) The permanent official representative of the pope at a foreign court or seat of government. Distinguished from a legate a latere, whose mission is temporary in its nature, or for some special purpose. Nuncios are of higher rank than internuncios.

nunciusnoun (n.) A messenger.
 noun (n.) The information communicated.

nuncupationnoun (n.) The act of nuncupating.

nuncupativeadjective (a.) Publicly or solemnly declaratory.
 adjective (a.) Nominal; existing only in name.
 adjective (a.) Oral; not written.

nuncupatoryadjective (a.) Nuncupative; oral.

nundinalnoun (n.) A nundinal letter.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Nundinary

nundinaryadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a fair, or to a market day.

nundinateadjective (a.) To buy and sell at fairs or markets.

nundinationnoun (n.) Traffic at fairs; marketing; buying and selling.

nunnationnoun (n.) The pronunciation of n at the end of words.

nunnerynoun (n.) A house in which nuns reside; a cloister or convent in which women reside for life, under religious vows. See Cloister, and Convent.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH NUN (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 2 Letters (un) - English Words That Ends with un:

adnounnoun (n.) An adjective, or attribute.

aerogunnoun (n.) A cannon capable of being trained at very high angles for use against aircraft.

blowgunnoun (n.) A tube, as of cane or reed, sometimes twelve feet long, through which an arrow or other projectile may be impelled by the force of the breath. It is a weapon much used by certain Indians of America and the West Indies; -- called also blowpipe, and blowtube. See Sumpitan.

bounadjective (a.) Ready; prepared; destined; tending.
 verb (v. t.) To make or get ready.

brunnoun (n.) Same as Brun, a brook.

bunnoun (n.) Alt. of Bunn

chaunnoun (n.) A gap.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To open; to yawn.

chekelatounnoun (n.) See Ciclatoun.

ciclatounnoun (n.) A costly cloth, of uncertain material, used in the Middle Ages.

corounnoun (v. & n.) Crown.

cajunnoun (n.) In Louisiana, a person reputed to be Acadian French descent.

daunnoun (n.) A variant of Dan, a title of honor.

dunnoun (n.) A mound or small hill.
 noun (n.) One who duns; a dunner.
 noun (n.) An urgent request or demand of payment; as, he sent his debtor a dun.
 adjective (a.) Of a dark color; of a color partaking of a brown and black; of a dull brown color; swarthy.
 verb (v. t.) To cure, as codfish, in a particular manner, by laying them, after salting, in a pile in a dark place, covered with salt grass or some like substance.
 verb (v. t. & i.) To ask or beset, as a debtor, for payment; to urge importunately.

faunnoun (n.) A god of fields and shipherds, diddering little from the satyr. The fauns are usually represented as half goat and half man.

finespunadjective (a.) Spun so as to be fine; drawn to a fine thread; attenuated; hence, unsubstantial; visionary; as, finespun theories.

funnoun (n.) Sport; merriment; frolicsome amusement.

gipounnoun (n.) A short cassock.

gunnoun (n.) A weapon which throws or propels a missile to a distance; any firearm or instrument for throwing projectiles by the explosion of gunpowder, consisting of a tube or barrel closed at one end, in which the projectile is placed, with an explosive charge behind, which is ignited by various means. Muskets, rifles, carbines, and fowling pieces are smaller guns, for hand use, and are called small arms. Larger guns are called cannon, ordnance, fieldpieces, carronades, howitzers, etc. See these terms in the Vocabulary.
 noun (n.) A piece of heavy ordnance; in a restricted sense, a cannon.
 noun (n.) Violent blasts of wind.
 verb (v. i.) To practice fowling or hunting small game; -- chiefly in participial form; as, to go gunning.
  () of Gin

gurjunnoun (n.) A thin balsam or wood oil derived from the Diptcrocarpus laevis, an East Indian tree. It is used in medicine, and as a substitute for linseed oil in the coarser kinds of paint.

hardspunadjective (a.) Firmly twisted in spinning.

homespunnoun (n.) Cloth made at home; as, he was dressed in homespun.
 noun (n.) An unpolished, rustic person.
 adjective (a.) Spun or wrought at home; of domestic manufacture; coarse; plain.
 adjective (a.) Plain in manner or style; not elegant; rude; coarse.

hoonoomaunnoun (n.) An Indian monkey. See Entellus.

hunnoun (n.) One of a warlike nomadic people of Northern Asia who, in the 5th century, under Atilla, invaded and conquered a great part of Europe.

kholsunnoun (n.) The dhole.

latounnoun (n.) Latten, 1.

longspunadjective (a.) Spun out, or extended, to great length; hence, long-winded; tedious.

madjounnoun (n.) An intoxicating confection from the hemp plant; -- used by the Turks and Hindoos.

majounnoun (n.) See Madjoun.

munnoun (n.) The mouth.

noonshunnoun (n.) See Nunchion.

nounnoun (n.) A word used as the designation or appellation of a creature or thing, existing in fact or in thought; a substantive.

oynounnoun (n.) Onion.

popgunnoun (n.) A child's gun; a tube and rammer for shooting pellets, with a popping noise, by compression of air.

potgunnoun (n.) A pot-shaped cannon; a mortar.
 noun (n.) A popgun.

pronounnoun (n.) A word used instead of a noun or name, to avoid the repetition of it. The personal pronouns in English are I, thou or you, he, she, it, we, ye, and they.

punnoun (n.) A play on words which have the same sound but different meanings; an expression in which two different applications of a word present an odd or ludicrous idea; a kind of quibble or equivocation.
 verb (v. t.) To pound.
 verb (v. i.) To make puns, or a pun; to use a word in a double sense, especially when the contrast of ideas is ludicrous; to play upon words; to quibble.
 verb (v. t.) To persuade or affect by a pun.

pynounnoun (n.) A pennant.

raunsounnoun (n.) Ransom.

relbunnoun (n.) The roots of the Chilian plant Calceolaria arachnoidea, -- used for dyeing crimson.

resounnoun (n.) Reason.
 verb (v. i. & t.) To resound.

runnoun (n.) The act of running; as, a long run; a good run; a quick run; to go on the run.
 noun (n.) A small stream; a brook; a creek.
 noun (n.) That which runs or flows in the course of a certain operation, or during a certain time; as, a run of must in wine making; the first run of sap in a maple orchard.
 noun (n.) A course; a series; that which continues in a certain course or series; as, a run of good or bad luck.
 noun (n.) State of being current; currency; popularity.
 noun (n.) Continued repetition on the stage; -- said of a play; as, to have a run of a hundred successive nights.
 noun (n.) A continuing urgent demand; especially, a pressure on a bank or treasury for payment of its notes.
 noun (n.) A range or extent of ground for feeding stock; as, a sheep run.
 noun (n.) The aftermost part of a vessel's hull where it narrows toward the stern, under the quarter.
 noun (n.) The distance sailed by a ship; as, a good run; a run of fifty miles.
 noun (n.) A voyage; as, a run to China.
 noun (n.) A pleasure excursion; a trip.
 noun (n.) The horizontal distance to which a drift may be carried, either by license of the proprietor of a mine or by the nature of the formation; also, the direction which a vein of ore or other substance takes.
 noun (n.) A roulade, or series of running tones.
 noun (n.) The greatest degree of swiftness in marching. It is executed upon the same principles as the double-quick, but with greater speed.
 noun (n.) The act of migrating, or ascending a river to spawn; -- said of fish; also, an assemblage or school of fishes which migrate, or ascend a river for the purpose of spawning.
 noun (n.) In baseball, a complete circuit of the bases made by a player, which enables him to score one; in cricket, a passing from one wicket to the other, by which one point is scored; as, a player made three runs; the side went out with two hundred runs.
 noun (n.) A pair or set of millstones.
 noun (n.) A number of cards of the same suit in sequence; as, a run of four in hearts.
 noun (n.) The movement communicated to a golf ball by running.
 noun (n.) The distance a ball travels after touching the ground from a stroke.
 adjective (a.) To move, proceed, advance, pass, go, come, etc., swiftly, smoothly, or with quick action; -- said of things animate or inanimate. Hence, to flow, glide, or roll onward, as a stream, a snake, a wagon, etc.; to move by quicker action than in walking, as a person, a horse, a dog.
 adjective (a.) To go swiftly; to pass at a swift pace; to hasten.
 adjective (a.) To flee, as from fear or danger.
 adjective (a.) To steal off; to depart secretly.
 adjective (a.) To contend in a race; hence, to enter into a contest; to become a candidate; as, to run for Congress.
 adjective (a.) To pass from one state or condition to another; to come into a certain condition; -- often with in or into; as, to run into evil practices; to run in debt.
 adjective (a.) To exert continuous activity; to proceed; as, to run through life; to run in a circle.
 adjective (a.) To pass or go quickly in thought or conversation; as, to run from one subject to another.
 adjective (a.) To discuss; to continue to think or speak about something; -- with on.
 adjective (a.) To make numerous drafts or demands for payment, as upon a bank; -- with on.
 adjective (a.) To creep, as serpents.
 adjective (a.) To flow, as a liquid; to ascend or descend; to course; as, rivers run to the sea; sap runs up in the spring; her blood ran cold.
 adjective (a.) To proceed along a surface; to extend; to spread.
 adjective (a.) To become fluid; to melt; to fuse.
 adjective (a.) To turn, as a wheel; to revolve on an axis or pivot; as, a wheel runs swiftly round.
 adjective (a.) To travel; to make progress; to be moved by mechanical means; to go; as, the steamboat runs regularly to Albany; the train runs to Chicago.
 adjective (a.) To extend; to reach; as, the road runs from Philadelphia to New York; the memory of man runneth not to the contrary.
 adjective (a.) To go back and forth from place to place; to ply; as, the stage runs between the hotel and the station.
 adjective (a.) To make progress; to proceed; to pass.
 adjective (a.) To continue in operation; to be kept in action or motion; as, this engine runs night and day; the mill runs six days in the week.
 adjective (a.) To have a course or direction; as, a line runs east and west.
 adjective (a.) To be in form thus, as a combination of words.
 adjective (a.) To be popularly known; to be generally received.
 adjective (a.) To have growth or development; as, boys and girls run up rapidly.
 adjective (a.) To tend, as to an effect or consequence; to incline.
 adjective (a.) To spread and blend together; to unite; as, colors run in washing.
 adjective (a.) To have a legal course; to be attached; to continue in force, effect, or operation; to follow; to go in company; as, certain covenants run with the land.
 adjective (a.) To continue without falling due; to hold good; as, a note has thirty days to run.
 adjective (a.) To discharge pus or other matter; as, an ulcer runs.
 adjective (a.) To be played on the stage a number of successive days or nights; as, the piece ran for six months.
 adjective (a.) To sail before the wind, in distinction from reaching or sailing closehauled; -- said of vessels.
 adjective (a.) Specifically, of a horse: To move rapidly in a gait in which each leg acts in turn as a propeller and a supporter, and in which for an instant all the limbs are gathered in the air under the body.
 adjective (a.) To move rapidly by springing steps so that there is an instant in each step when neither foot touches the ground; -- so distinguished from walking in athletic competition.
 adjective (a.) Melted, or made from molten material; cast in a mold; as, run butter; run iron or lead.
 adjective (a.) Smuggled; as, run goods.
 verb (v. t.) To cause to run (in the various senses of Run, v. i.); as, to run a horse; to run a stage; to run a machine; to run a rope through a block.
 verb (v. i.) To pursue in thought; to carry in contemplation.
 verb (v. i.) To cause to enter; to thrust; as, to run a sword into or through the body; to run a nail into the foot.
 verb (v. i.) To drive or force; to cause, or permit, to be driven.
 verb (v. i.) To fuse; to shape; to mold; to cast; as, to run bullets, and the like.
 verb (v. i.) To cause to be drawn; to mark out; to indicate; to determine; as, to run a line.
 verb (v. i.) To cause to pass, or evade, offical restrictions; to smuggle; -- said of contraband or dutiable goods.
 verb (v. i.) To go through or accomplish by running; as, to run a race; to run a certain career.
 verb (v. i.) To cause to stand as a candidate for office; to support for office; as, to run some one for Congress.
 verb (v. i.) To encounter or incur, as a danger or risk; as, to run the risk of losing one's life. See To run the chances, below.
 verb (v. i.) To put at hazard; to venture; to risk.
 verb (v. i.) To discharge; to emit; to give forth copiously; to be bathed with; as, the pipe or faucet runs hot water.
 verb (v. i.) To be charged with, or to contain much of, while flowing; as, the rivers ran blood.
 verb (v. i.) To conduct; to manage; to carry on; as, to run a factory or a hotel.
 verb (v. i.) To tease with sarcasms and ridicule.
 verb (v. i.) To sew, as a seam, by passing the needle through material in a continuous line, generally taking a series of stitches on the needle at the same time.
 verb (v. i.) To migrate or move in schools; -- said of fish; esp., to ascend a river in order to spawn.
 verb (v. t.) To strike (the ball) in such a way as to cause it to run along the ground, as when approaching a hole.
  () of Run
  (p. p.) of Run

savaciounnoun (n.) Salvation.

semisounnoun (n.) A half sound; a low tone.

septemtriounnoun (n.) Septentrion.

shogunnoun (n.) A title originally conferred by the Mikado on the military governor of the eastern provinces of Japan. By gradual usurpation of power the Shoguns (known to foreigners as Tycoons) became finally the virtual rulers of Japan. The title was abolished in 1867.

shotgunnoun (n.) A light, smooth-bored gun, often double-barreled, especially designed for firing small shot at short range, and killing small game.

skunnoun (n. & v.) See Scum.

sounnoun (n. & v.) Sound.

stramazounnoun (n.) A direct descending blow with the edge of a sword.

stunnoun (n.) The condition of being stunned.
 verb (v. t.) To make senseless or dizzy by violence; to render senseless by a blow, as on the head.
 verb (v. t.) To dull or deaden the sensibility of; to overcome; especially, to overpower one's sense of hearing.
 verb (v. t.) To astonish; to overpower; to bewilder.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH NUN (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 2 Letters (nu) - Words That Begins with nu:

nuancenoun (n.) A shade of difference; a delicate gradation.

nubnoun (n.) A jag, or snag; a knob; a protuberance; also, the point or gist, as of a story.
 verb (v. t.) To push; to nudge; also, to beckon.

nubbinnoun (n.) A small or imperfect ear of maize.

nubeculanoun (n.) A nebula.
 noun (n.) Specifically, the Magellanic clouds.
 noun (n.) A slight spot on the cornea.
 noun (n.) A cloudy object or appearance in urine.

nubianoun (n.) A light fabric of wool, worn on the head by women; a cloud.

nubiannoun (n.) A native of Nubia.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Nubia in Eastern Africa.

nubiferousadjective (a.) Bringing, or producing, clouds.

nubigenousadjective (a.) Born of, or produced from, clouds.

nubileadjective (a.) Of an age suitable for marriage; marriageable.

nubilitynoun (n.) The state of being marriageable.

nubiloseadjective (a.) Alt. of Nubilous

nubilousadjective (a.) Cloudy.

nucamentnoun (n.) A catkin or ament; the flower cluster of the hazel, pine, willow, and the like.

nucamentaceousadjective (a.) Like a nut either in structure or in being indehiscent; bearing one-seeded nutlike fruits.

nucellusnoun (n.) See Nucleus, 3 (a).

nuchanoun (n.) The back or upper part of the neck; the nape.

nuchaladjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the back, or nape, of the neck; -- applied especially to the anterior median plate in the carapace of turtles.

nuciferousadjective (a.) Bearing, or producing, nuts.

nuciformadjective (a.) Shaped like a nut; nut-shaped.

nucinnoun (n.) See Juglone.

nuclealadjective (a.) Alt. of Nuclear

nuclearadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to a nucleus; as, the nuclear spindle (see Illust. of Karyokinesis) or the nuclear fibrils of a cell; the nuclear part of a comet, etc.

nucleateadjective (a.) Having a nucleus; nucleated.
 verb (v. t.) To gather, as about a nucleus or center.

nucleatedadjective (a.) Having a nucleus; nucleate; as, nucleated cells.

nucleiformadjective (a.) Formed like a nucleus or kernel.

nucleinnoun (n.) A constituent of the nuclei of all cells. It is a colorless amorphous substance, readily soluble in alkaline fluids and especially characterized by its comparatively large content of phosphorus. It also contains nitrogen and sulphur.

nucleobranchnoun (n.) One of the Nucleobranchiata.
 adjective (a.) Belonging to the Nucleobranchiata.

nucleobranchiatanoun (n. pl.) See Heteropoda.

nucleoidioplasmanoun (n.) Hyaline plasma contained in the nucleus of vegetable cells.

nucleolaradjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the nucleolus of a cell.

nucleolatedadjective (a.) Having a nucleole, or second inner nucleus.

nucleolenoun (n.) The nucleus within a nucleus; nucleolus.

nucleolusnoun (n.) A little nucleus.
 noun (n.) A small rounded body contained in the nucleus of a cell or a protozoan.

nucleoplasmnoun (n.) The matter composing the nucleus of a cell; the protoplasm of the nucleus; karyoplasma.

nucleoplasmicadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to nucleoplasm; -- esp. applied to a body formed in the developing ovum from the plasma of the nucleus of the germinal vesicle.

nucleusnoun (n.) A kernel; hence, a central mass or point about which matter is gathered, or to which accretion is made; the central or material portion; -- used both literally and figuratively.
 noun (n.) The body or the head of a comet.
 noun (n.) An incipient ovule of soft cellular tissue.
 noun (n.) A whole seed, as contained within the seed coats.
 noun (n.) A body, usually spheroidal, in a cell or a protozoan, distinguished from the surrounding protoplasm by a difference in refrangibility and in behavior towards chemical reagents. It is more or less protoplasmic, and consists of a clear fluid (achromatin) through which extends a network of fibers (chromatin) in which may be suspended a second rounded body, the nucleolus (see Nucleoplasm). See Cell division, under Division.
 noun (n.) The tip, or earliest part, of a univalve or bivalve shell.
 noun (n.) The central part around which additional growths are added, as of an operculum.
 noun (n.) A visceral mass, containing the stomach and other organs, in Tunicata and some mollusks.

nuculanoun (n.) A genus of small marine bivalve shells, having a pearly interior.

nuclenoun (n.) Same as Nutlet.

nucumentaceousadjective (a.) See Nucamentaceous.

nudationnoun (n.) The act of stripping, or making bare or naked.

nudeadjective (a.) Bare; naked; unclothed; undraped; as, a nude statue.
 adjective (a.) Naked; without consideration; void; as, a nude contract. See Nudum pactum.

nudgingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Nudge

nudgenoun (n.) A gentle push, or jog, as with the elbow.
 verb (v. t.) To touch gently, as with the elbow, in order to call attention or convey intimation.

nudibrachiateadjective (a.) Having tentacles without vibratile cilia.

nudibranchnoun (n.) One of the Nudibranchiata.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Nudibranchiata.

nudibranchiatanoun (n. pl.) A division of opisthobranchiate mollusks, having no shell except while very young. The gills are naked and situated upon the back or sides. See Ceratobranchia.

nudibranchiatenoun (a. & n.) Same as Nudibranch.

nudicauladjective (a.) Having the stems leafless.

nudificationnoun (n.) The act of making nude.

nuditynoun (n.) The quality or state of being nude; nakedness.
 noun (n.) That which is nude or naked; naked part; undraped or unclothed portion; esp. (Fine Arts), the human figure represented unclothed; any representation of nakedness; -- chiefly used in the plural and in a bad sense.


English Words which starts with 'n' and ends with 'n':

naleadministrationnoun (n.) Maladministration.

namationnoun (n.) A distraining or levying of a distress; an impounding.

nankeennoun (n.) A species of cloth, of a firm texture, originally brought from China, made of a species of cotton (Gossypium religiosum) that is naturally of a brownish yellow color quite indestructible and permanent.
 noun (n.) An imitation of this cloth by artificial coloring.
 noun (n.) Trousers made of nankeen.

naphthalinnoun (n.) Alt. of Naphthaline

naphthazarinnoun (n.) A dyestuff, resembling alizarin, obtained from naphthoquinone as a red crystalline substance with a bright green, metallic luster; -- called also naphthalizarin.

napierianadjective (a.) Alt. of Naperian

naperianadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or discovered by, Napier, or Naper.

napkinnoun (n.) A little towel, or small cloth, esp. one for wiping the fingers and mouth at table.
 noun (n.) A handkerchief.

napoleonnoun (n.) A French gold coin of twenty francs, or about $3.86.
 noun (n.) A game in which each player holds five cards, the eldest hand stating the number of tricks he will bid to take, any subsequent player having the right to overbid him or a previous bidder, the highest bidder naming the trump and winning a number of points equal to his bid if he makes so many tricks, or losing the same number of points if he fails to make them.
 noun (n.) A bid to take five tricks at napoleon. It is ordinarily the highest bid; but sometimes bids are allowed of wellington, or of blucher, to take five tricks, or pay double, or treble, if unsuccessful.
 noun (n.) A Napoleon gun.
 noun (n.) A kind of top boot of the middle of the 19th century.
 noun (n.) A shape and size of cigar. It is about seven inches long.

narrationnoun (n.) The act of telling or relating the particulars of an event; rehearsal; recital.
 noun (n.) That which is related; the relation in words or writing of the particulars of any transaction or event, or of any series of transactions or events; story; history.
 noun (n.) That part of a discourse which recites the time, manner, or consequences of an action, or simply states the facts connected with the subject.

nasalizationnoun (n.) The act of nasalizing, or the state of being nasalized.

nasionnoun (n.) The middle point of the nasofrontal suture.

nasturtionnoun (n.) Same as Nasturtium.

nataloinnoun (n.) A bitter crystalline substance constituting the essential principle of Natal aloes. Cf. Aloon.

natationnoun (n.) The act of floating on the water; swimming.

nationnoun (n.) A part, or division, of the people of the earth, distinguished from the rest by common descent, language, or institutions; a race; a stock.
 noun (n.) The body of inhabitants of a country, united under an independent government of their own.
 noun (n.) Family; lineage.
 noun (n.) One of the divisions of university students in a classification according to nativity, formerly common in Europe.
 noun (n.) One of the four divisions (named from the parts of Scotland) in which students were classified according to their nativity.
 noun (n.) A great number; a great deal; -- by way of emphasis; as, a nation of herbs.

nationalizationnoun (n.) The act of nationalizing, or the state of being nationalized.

natronnoun (n.) Native sodium carbonate.

naturalizationnoun (n.) The act or process of naturalizing, esp. of investing an alien with the rights and privileges of a native or citizen; also, the state of being naturalized.

nauseationnoun (n.) The act of nauseating, or the state of being nauseated.

navigationnoun (n.) The act of navigating; the act of passing on water in ships or other vessels; the state of being navigable.
 noun (n.) the science or art of conducting ships or vessels from one place to another, including, more especially, the method of determining a ship's position, course, distance passed over, etc., on the surface of the globe, by the principles of geometry and astronomy.
 noun (n.) The management of sails, rudder, etc.; the mechanics of traveling by water; seamanship.
 noun (n.) Ships in general.

neapolitannoun (n.) A native or citizen of Naples.
 adjective (a.) Of of pertaining to Naples in Italy.

nebulationnoun (n.) The condition of being nebulated; also, a clouded, or ill-defined, color mark.

nebulizationnoun (n.) The act or process of nebulizing; atomization.

necessariannoun (n.) An advocate of the doctrine of philosophical necessity; a nacessitarian.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to necessarianism.

necessitariannoun (n.) One who holds to the doctrine of necessitarianism.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the doctrine of philosophical necessity in regard to the origin and existence of things, especially as applied to the actings or choices of the will; -- opposed to libertarian.

necessitattionnoun (n.) The act of making necessary, or the state of being made necessary; compulsion.

necrophagannoun (n.) Any species of a tribe (Necrophaga) of beetles which, in the larval state, feed on carrion; a burying beetle.
 adjective (a.) Eating carrion.

nectareanadjective (a.) Resembling nectar; very sweet and pleasant.

needlewomannoun (n.) A woman who does needlework; a seamstress.

neglectionnoun (n.) The state of being negligent; negligence.

negotiationnoun (n.) The act or process of negotiating; a treating with another respecting sale or purchase. etc.
 noun (n.) Hence, mercantile business; trading.
 noun (n.) The transaction of business between nations; the mutual intercourse of governments by diplomatic agents, in making treaties, composing difference, etc.; as, the negotiations at Ghent.

nehushtannoun (n.) A thing of brass; -- the name under which the Israelites worshiped the brazen serpent made by Moses.

nematoideannoun (a. & n.) Nematoid.

nemeanadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Nemea, in Argolis, where the ancient Greeks celebrated games, and Hercules killed a lion.

nemeteannoun (n.) One of the Nemertina.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Nemertina.

nemertiannoun (a. & n.) Nemertean.

neocomiannoun (n.) A term applied to the lowest deposits of the Cretaceous or chalk formation of Europe, being the lower greensand.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the lower greensand.

neogaeanadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the New World, or Western Hemisphere.

neogennoun (n.) An alloy resembling silver, and consisting chiefly of copper, zinc, and nickel, with small proportions of tin, aluminium, and bismuth.

neologiannoun (n.) A neologist.
 adjective (a.) Neologic; neological.

neologizationnoun (n.) The act or process of neologizing.

neonomiannoun (n.) One who advocates adheres to new laws; esp. one who holds or believes that the gospel is a new law.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Neonomians, or in accordance with their doctrines.

neoplatoniciannoun (n.) A neoplatonist.

neptuniannoun (n.) Alt. of Neptunist
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the ocean or sea.
 adjective (a.) Formed by water or aqueous solution; as, Neptunian rocks.

nereidiannoun (n.) Any annelid resembling Nereis, or of the family Lycoridae or allied families.

nervationnoun (n.) The arrangement of nerves and veins, especially those of leaves; neuration.

nervimotionnoun (n.) The movement caused in the sensory organs by external agents and transmitted to the muscles by the nerves.

nestoriannoun (n.) An adherent of Nestorius, patriarch of Constantinople to the fifth century, who has condemned as a heretic for maintaining that the divine and the human natures were not merged into one nature in Christ (who was God in man), and, hence, that it was improper to call Mary the mother of Christ; also, one of the sect established by the followers of Nestorius in Persia, india, and other Oriental countries, and still in existence. opposed to Eutychian.
 adjective (a.) Of or relating to the Nestorians.
 adjective (a.) relating to, or resembling, Nestor, the aged warior and counselor mentioned by Homer; hence, wise; experienced; aged; as, Nestorian caution.

neurationnoun (n.) The arrangement or distribution of nerves, as in the leaves of a plant or the wings of an insect; nervation.

neuridinnoun (n.) a nontoxic base, C5H14N2, found in the putrescent matters of flesh, fish, decaying cheese, etc.

neurokeratinnoun (n.) A substance, resembling keratin, present in nerve tissue, as in the sheath of the axis cylinder of medullated nerve fibers. Like keratin it resists the action of most chemical agents, and by decomposition with sulphuric acid yields leucin and tyrosin.

neuronnoun (n.) The brain and spinal cord; the cerebro-spinal axis; myelencephalon.

neuropterannoun (n.) A neuropter.

neuroskeletonnoun (n.) The deep-seated parts of the vertebrate skeleton which are relation with the nervous axis and locomation.

neutralizationnoun (n.) The act or process of neutralizing, or the state of being neutralized.
 noun (n.) The act or process by which an acid and a base are combined in such proportions that the resulting compound is neutral. See Neutral, a., 4.

newbornadjective (a.) Recently born.

newsmannoun (n.) One who brings news.
 noun (n.) A man who distributes or sells newspapers.

newtoniannoun (n.) A follower of Newton.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to Sir Isaac Newton, or his discoveries.

nicolaitannoun (n.) One of certain corrupt persons in the early church at Ephesus, who are censured in rev. ii. 6, 15.

nicotiannoun (n.) Tobacco.
 adjective (a.) Pertaining to, or derived from, tobacco.

nictationnoun (n.) the act of winking; nictitation.

nictitationnoun (n.) The act of winking.

nidificationnoun (n.) The act or process of building a nest.

nidulationnoun (n.) The time of remaining in the nest.

nightgownnoun (n.) A loose gown used for undress; also, a gown used for a sleeping garnment.

nightmannoun (n.) One whose business is emptying privies by night.

nigrificationnoun (n.) The act or process of making black.

nigromanciennoun (n.) A necromancer.

nineteennoun (n.) The number greater than eighteen by a unit; the sum of ten and nine; nineteen units or objects.
 noun (n.) A symbol for nineteen units, as 19 or xix.
 adjective (a.) Nine and ten; eighteen and one more; one less than twenty; as, nineteen months.

nipperkinnoun (n.) A small cup.

nisannoun (n.) The first month of the jewish ecclesiastical year, formerly answering nearly to the month of April, now to March, of the Christian calendar. See Abib.

nitrificationnoun (n.) The act, process, or result of combining with nitrogen or some of its compounds.
 noun (n.) The act or process of oxidizing nitrogen or its compounds so as to form nitrous or nitric acid.
 noun (n.) A process of oxidation, in which nitrogenous vegetable and animal matter in the presence of air, moisture, and some basic substances, as lime or alkali carbonate, is converted into nitrates.

nitrogelatinnoun (n.) An explosive consisting of gun cotton and camphor dissolved in nitroglycerin.

nitrogennoun (n.) A colorless nonmetallic element, tasteless and odorless, comprising four fifths of the atmosphere by volume. It is chemically very inert in the free state, and as such is incapable of supporting life (hence the name azote still used by French chemists); but it forms many important compounds, as ammonia, nitric acid, the cyanides, etc, and is a constituent of all organized living tissues, animal or vegetable. Symbol N. Atomic weight 14. It was formerly regarded as a permanent noncondensible gas, but was liquefied in 1877 by Cailletet of Paris, and Pictet of Geneva.

nitroglycerinnoun (n.) A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin salts of nitric acid, and hence more properly called glycerin nitrate. It is made by the action of nitric acid on glycerin in the presence of sulphuric acid. It is extremely unstable and terribly explosive. A very dilute solution is used in medicine as a neurotic under the name of glonion.

niteosaccharinnoun (n.) An explosive nitro derivative of certain sugars, analogous to nitroglycerin, gun cotton, etc.

noachianadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the patriarch Noah, or to his time.

nobilitationnoun (n.) The act of making noble.

noblemannoun (n.) One of the nobility; a noble; a peer; one who enjoys rank above a commoner, either by virtue of birth, by office, or by patent.

noblewomannoun (n.) A female of noble rank; a peeress.

noctambulationnoun (n.) Somnambulism; walking in sleep.

noctilucinnoun (n.) A fatlike substance in certain marine animals, to which they owe their phosphorescent properties.

noctivagationnoun (n.) A roving or going about in the night.

nocturnnoun (n.) An office of devotion, or act of religious service, by night.
 noun (n.) One of the portions into which the Psalter was divided, each consisting of nine psalms, designed to be used at a night service.

nodationnoun (n.) Act of making a knot, or state of being knotted.

noetiannoun (n.) One of the followers of Noetus, who lived in the third century. He denied the distinct personality of the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.

noggenadjective (a.) Made of hemp; hence, hard; rough; harsh.

nogginnoun (n.) A small mug or cup.
 noun (n.) A measure equivalent to a gill.

nolitionnoun (n.) Adverse action of will; unwillingness; -- opposed to volition.

nomadiannoun (n.) A nomad.

nominationnoun (n.) The act of naming or nominating; designation of a person as a candidate for office; the power of nominating; the state of being nominated.
 noun (n.) The denomination, or name.

nonadjective (a.) No; not. See No, a.

nonadmissionnoun (n.) Failure to be admitted.

nonagenariannoun (n.) A person ninety years old.

nonagonnoun (n.) A figure or polygon having nine sides and nine angles.

nonagriannoun (n.) Any moth of the genus Nonagria and allied genera, as the spindleworm and stalk borer.

nonalienationnoun (n.) Failure to alienate; also, the state of not being alienated.

nonattentionnoun (n.) Inattention.

noncohesionnoun (n.) Want of cohesion.