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5 definitions found
 for Noel
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Noel \No"el\ (n[=o]"[e^]l), n. [F. no["e]l, L. natalis birthday,
     fr. natalis natal. See Natal.]
     Same as Nowel.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Nowel \Now"el\, n. [See Noel.] [Written also noel.]
     [1913 Webster]
     1. Christmas; also, a shout of joy at Christmas for the birth
        of the Savior. [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Mus.) A kind of hymn, or canticle, of mediaeval origin,
        sung in honor of the Nativity of our Lord; a Christmas
        carol. --Grove.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Noel
      n 1: period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6 [syn: Christmas,
           Christmastide, Christmastime, Yule, Yuletide,
           Noel]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  58 Moby Thesaurus words for "noel":
     Brautlied, Christmas carol, Kunstlied, Liebeslied, Nativity,
     Volkslied, alba, anthem, art song, aubade, ballad, ballade,
     ballata, barcarole, blues, blues song, boat song, bridal hymn,
     brindisi, calypso, canso, canticle, canzone, canzonet, canzonetta,
     carol, cavatina, chanson, chant, chantey, croon, croon song, dirge,
     ditty, drinking song, epithalamium, folk song, hymeneal, lay, lied,
     lilt, love song, love-lilt, matin, minstrel song, minstrelsy,
     national anthem, prothalamium, serena, serenade, serenata, song,
     theme song, torch song, war song, wedding song, yule, yuletide
  
  

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Noel, MO -- U.S. city in Missouri
     Population (2000):    1480
     Housing Units (2000): 630
     Land area (2000):     2.000749 sq. miles (5.181915 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.056655 sq. miles (0.146735 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    2.057404 sq. miles (5.328650 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            52742
     Located within:       Missouri (MO), FIPS 29
     Location:             36.543361 N, 94.486238 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     64854
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
     Headwords:
      Noel, MO
      Noel
  

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