Definitions for nasion

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word nasion

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. nasion(noun)

    the craniometric point at the bridge of the nose where the frontal and nasal bones of the skull meet

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. nasion(Noun)

    The point at the root of the nose where the frontal and two nasal bones meet.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Nasion(noun)

    the middle point of the nasofrontal suture

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. L. nasus nose.]

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Nasion

    The nasion is the intersection of the frontal bone and two nasal bones of the human skull. Its manifestation on the visible surface of the face is a distinctly depressed area directly between the eyes, just superior to the bridge of the nose.


Find a translation for the nasion definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these nasion definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"nasion." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for nasion? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for nasion:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.