What does notable mean?

Definitions for notable
ˈnoʊ tə bəlno·table

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word notable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. luminary, leading light, guiding light, notable, notability(adj)

    a celebrity who is an inspiration to others

    "he was host to a large gathering of luminaries"

  2. noteworthy, notable(adj)

    worthy of notice

    "a noteworthy advance in cancer research"

  3. celebrated, famed, far-famed, famous, illustrious, notable, noted, renowned(adj)

    widely known and esteemed

    "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Notable(adj)

    capable of being noted; noticeable; plan; evident

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  2. Notable(adj)

    worthy of notice; remarkable; memorable; noted or distinguished; as, a notable event, person

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  3. Notable(adj)

    well-known; notorious

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  4. Notable(noun)

    a person, or thing, of distinction

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

  5. Notable(noun)

    one of a number of persons, before the revolution of 1789, chiefly of the higher orders, appointed by the king to constitute a representative body

    Etymology: [F. notable, L. notabilis, fr. notare to mark, nota mark, note. See 5th Note.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Notable

    nō′ta-bl, adj. worthy of being known or noted: remarkable: memorable: distinguished: notorious: capable, clever, industrious.—n. a person or thing worthy of note, esp. in pl. for persons of distinction and political importance in France in pre-Revolution times.—n.pl. Notabil′ia, things worthy of notice: noteworthy sayings.—ns. Notabil′ity, the being notable: a notable person or thing; Nō′tableness.—adv. Nō′tably.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'notable' in Adjectives Frequency: #737

How to pronounce notable?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say notable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of notable in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of notable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of notable in a Sentence

  1. White House:

    Family and friends have long sought clemency for Mr. Patrick Nolan, alongside notable advocates like former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli and author Arnold Steinberg, in light of these facts, Patrick Nolan is entirely deserving of this Grant of Executive Clemency.

  2. Yevgenia Bavykina:

    People here are notable for their decency and their volunteering.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Muchas flores hermosas crean un ramo maravilloso, una gran cantidad de verduras hacen una deliciosa ensalada. hay belleza, gracia y elegancia en la diversidad, en differentness de todos los componentes que conducen a la creación más fuerte y mejor cuando se juntan, Estados Unidos es fuerte debido a la unidad en la diversidad impresionante de varias personas con sus distintas culturas, razas, colores, etnias, pensamientos y creencias. la vida es maravillosa varonil debido a dicha unidad en la diversidad, si no fuera por la diversidad, sería aburrido y deprimente. es tan notable que todos somos diferentes, y sin embargo, todos están muy iguales, estar unidos con un objetivo común y el amor fuerte para américa, dios bendice américa!

  4. The People Daily:

    What has also been notable is the hypocrisy of some Western governments - the United States and United Kingdom most prominently - which have called for a stop to the violence, as if they have had nothing to do with it, but, looking back at the whole protest saga, they have been deeply involved in fuelling it since its inception.

  5. Junius:

    Notable talents are not necessarily connected with discretion.

Images & Illustrations of notable

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