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3 letters words from 'nox'

NOX 10 

2 letters words from 'nox'

NO 2ON 2
OX 9 

All 3 letters words made out of nox

nox onx nxo xno oxn xon

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Definitions and meaning of nox

nox

Noun

nox (plural nox)

  1. (rare) millilux (unit of illuminance)

Anagrams

  • XON

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Italic *nokts, from Proto-Indo-European *nókʷts. Cognate with Ancient Greek νύξ (núx), Sanskrit नक्ति (nákti), Old English niht (whence English night), Proto-Slavic *noťь.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /noks/, [nɔks̠]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /noks/, [nɔks]

Noun

nox f (genitive noctis); third declension

  1. night (period of time)
  2. darkness
  3. a dream
  4. (figuratively) confusion
  5. (figuratively) ignorance
  6. (figuratively) death

Declension

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Synonyms

  • (darkness): creperum, obscūritās

Antonyms

  • (night): diēs

Hyponyms

  • crepusculum; vesper; conticinium; media nox, intempesta nox, intempestum; gallicinium; matutinum, aurora; diluculum

Derived terms

Descendants

References

  • nox in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nox in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nox in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • nox in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
  • nox in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • nox in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

Lolopo

Etymology

From Proto-Loloish *s-nökᴴ (Bradley). Cognate with Sichuan Yi (nur ma, soybean), Burmese ပဲနောက် (pai:nauk, mungbean), Naxi nvq (soybean).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [no̠⁴⁴]

Noun

nox 

  1. (Yao'an) bean, pea

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (short for) nitrogen oxide.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)