Nowel
Nowel Now"el, n. [See {Noel}.] [Written also {no["e]l}.] [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 medi[ae]val origin, sung in honor of the Nativity of our Lord; a Christmas carol. --Grove. [1913 Webster]


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  • Nowel — Now el, n. [F. noyau, prop., a kernel. See {Noyau}, {Newel} a post.] (Founding) (a) The core, or the inner part, of a mold for casting a large hollow object. (b) The bottom part of a mold or of a flask, in distinction from the cope; the drag.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nowel — /noh el /, n. Archaic. Noel (def. 2). [1300 50; ME < MF no(u)el NOEL] * * * …   Universalium

  • Nowel — (also Nowell) noun archaic spelling of Noel …   English new terms dictionary

  • nowel — now·el …   English syllables

  • Nowel — /noʊˈɛl/ (say noh el) noun Archaic → Noel. {Middle English, from Old French no(u)el, from Latin nātālis natal} …   Australian English dictionary

  • nowel — (also Nowell) archaic var. of NOEL …   Useful english dictionary

  • noel — Nowel Now el, n. [See {Noel}.] [Written also {no[ e]l}.] [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 medi[ae]val origin, sung in honor …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Nine Lessons and Carols — The Adoration of the Magi (1634) by Peter Paul Rubens, which hangs behind the altar in King s College Chapel, Cambridge. The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is a format for a service of Christian worship celebrating the birth of Jesus that is …   Wikipedia

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