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Alternative clues for the word nones

Vespers preceder

Canonical hour

People without a religious affiliation, in modern lingo

The fifth of the seven canonical hours

Roman date

Seventh of March

Canonical hours

Church service

Ides kin

Roman-calendar day

Roman calendar date

Ninth day before the ides

Jan. 5 in old Rome

March 6 in old Rome

Roman times

Roman dates

Word definitions for nones in dictionaries

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Nones \Nones\, n. pl. [L. nonae, so called because it was the ninth day before the ides, fr. nonus ninth, from novem nine. See Nine , Nones , 2, Noon .] (Roman Calendar) The fifth day of the months January, February, April, June, August, September, November,...

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. 1 In the the eighth day ('''ninth''' counting inclusively) before the ides of a month. 2 Midday, or the meal eaten at midday. 3 The liturgy said at midday. 4 Those without a religious affiliation.

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
early 15c., in reference to the Roman calendar, "ninth day (by inclusive reckoning) before the ides of each month" (7th of March, May, July, October, 5th of other months), from Latin nonæ (accusative nonas ), fem. plural of nonus "ninth." Ecclesiastical...

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. the fifth of the seven canonical hours; about 3 p.m.

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Nones is a book of poems by W. H. Auden published in 1951 by Faber & Faber . The book contains Auden's shorter poems written between 1946 and 1950, including " In Praise of Limestone ", "Prime", "Nones," "Memorial for the City", "Precious Five", and "A...

Usage examples of nones.

At least the elections would go ahead now, with the tribunes of the plebs set for the day before the Nones and the quaestors on the Nones, the day they were supposed to enter office.