What does nubile mean?

Definitions for nubile
ˈnu bɪl, -baɪl, ˈnyu-nu·bile

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marriageable, nubile(adj)

    of girls or women who are eligible to marry

GCIDE

  1. Nubile(a.)

    Sexually attractive, sometimes used as a genteel euphemism for having well-developed breasts; -- of a young woman.

    Etymology: [L. nubilis, fr. nubere to marry: cf. F. nubile. See Nuptial.]

Wiktionary

  1. nubile(Noun)

    A young sexually-attractive woman

    Etymology: From nubile, from nubilis, from nubo, from sneubho-. Possibly cognate with νύμφη (English nymph), but this is disputed.

  2. nubile(Adjective)

    of an age suitable for marriage; marriageable (used of a young woman).

    Etymology: From nubile, from nubilis, from nubo, from sneubho-. Possibly cognate with νύμφη (English nymph), but this is disputed.

  3. nubile(Adjective)

    sexually attractive (used of a young woman).

    Etymology: From nubile, from nubilis, from nubo, from sneubho-. Possibly cognate with νύμφη (English nymph), but this is disputed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nubile(adj)

    of an age suitable for marriage; marriageable

    Etymology: [L. nubilis, fr. nubere to marry: cf. F. nubile. See Nuptial.]

Freebase

  1. Nubile

    Nubile refers to a young woman who is ready or suitable for marriage by virtue of her age or maturity. Since at least 1973, it has also been used to refer to a sexually attractive young woman.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Nubile

    nū′bil, adj. marriageable.—n. Nubil′ity. [L. nubilisnubĕre, to veil one's self, hence to marry.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nubile in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nubile in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of nubile

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