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ˈnɒg ənnog·gin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. attic, bean, bonce, noodle, noggin, dome(noun)

    informal terms for a human head


  1. noggin(Noun)

    A small mug, cup or ladle.

  2. noggin(Noun)

    A measure equivalent to a gill. Also possibly linked to the phrase u201Cnaggin of vodkau201D (a small bottle of vodka).

  3. noggin(Noun)

    The head.

  4. Origin: Origin unknown. (Irish naigín, Scottish Gaelic noigean are both from English.) Compare nog.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Noggin(noun)

    a small mug or cup

  2. Noggin(noun)

    a measure equivalent to a gill

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Noggin

    nog′in, n. a small mug or wooden cup, or its contents, a dram suitable for one person. [Ir. noigin, Gael. noigean.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. noggin

    A small cup or spirit-measure, holding about 1/4 of a pint.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of noggin in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of noggin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of noggin

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