What does Marvel mean?

Definitions for Marvel
ˈmɑr vəlMar·vel

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wonder, marvelverb

    something that causes feelings of wonder

    "the wonders of modern science"

  2. wonder, marvelverb

    be amazed at

    "We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities"

  3. marvelverb

    express astonishment or surprise about something

Wiktionary

  1. marvelnoun

    That which causes wonder; a prodigy; a miracle.

    Etymology: First attested from 1300, from marvail, from merveille, from Vulgar Latin *, from Latin mirabilia, from neuter plural of mirabilis, from mirari, from mirus.

  2. marvelnoun

    Surprise, astonishment.

    Etymology: First attested from 1300, from marvail, from merveille, from Vulgar Latin *, from Latin mirabilia, from neuter plural of mirabilis, from mirari, from mirus.

  3. marvelverb

    To become filled with wonderment or admiration; to be amazed at something.

    Etymology: First attested from 1300, from marvail, from merveille, from Vulgar Latin *, from Latin mirabilia, from neuter plural of mirabilis, from mirari, from mirus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Marvelnoun

    that which causes wonder; a prodigy; a miracle

    Etymology: [OE. merveilen, OF. merveillier.]

  2. Marvelnoun

    wonder

    Etymology: [OE. merveilen, OF. merveillier.]

  3. Marvelverb

    to be struck with surprise, astonishment, or wonder; to wonder

    Etymology: [OE. merveilen, OF. merveillier.]

  4. Marvelverb

    to marvel at

    Etymology: [OE. merveilen, OF. merveillier.]

  5. Marvelverb

    to cause to marvel, or be surprised; -- used impersonally

    Etymology: [OE. merveilen, OF. merveillier.]

Freebase

  1. Marvel

    Marvel is an unincorporated town and a U.S. Post Office located in La Plata County, Colorado, United States, on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation. While the town lies within the Reservation on most maps, the land within and around the town is owned by private landowners and the actual reservation only starts several miles to the South and East of Marvel. The area was homesteaded in the late-1800s and early-1900s with ranching, farming, and oil extraction being the main economic drivers in the region. The area around Marvel is very dry and the region becomes more and more arid as one travels towards the New Mexico border and further away from the La Plata mountains. The Marvel Post Office has the ZIP Code 81329.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Marvel

    mär′vel, n. a wonder: anything astonishing or wonderful: astonishment.—v.i. to wonder: to feel astonishment:—pr.p. mar′velling; pa.t. and pa.p. mar′velled.adj. Mar′vellous, astonishing: almost or altogether beyond belief: improbable.—adv. Mar′vellously.—n. Mar′vellousness. [Fr. merveille—L. mirabilis, wonderful—mirāri, to wonder.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Marvel in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Marvel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Marvel in a Sentence

  1. Dan Buckley:

    Audio is the next natural step to bring the Marvel Universe to fans around the world.

  2. Gabby Rivera with artwork:

    This is her moment, you can't turn and point to another character like this in Marvel.

  3. Anthony Breznican:

    (Warner Bros) has to win over the people about the rest of this universe going forward, marvel just has to maintain, they have cruise control on, but of course that doesn't mean they can slow down.

  4. Captain America:

    I have grown comfortable and confident that Marvel will make a movie we can be proud of.

  5. David Spitz:

    In the world of everybody talking about diversity, this is a great example of a diverse lineup. All three films were completely different, which was obviously a strategic distribution decision, those three films were able to capture an audience even with the 300-pound gorilla of Captain Marvel.

Images & Illustrations of Marvel

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