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nobleman

[noh-buh l-muh n] /ˈnoʊ bəl mən/
noun, plural noblemen.
1.
a man of noble birth or rank; noble; peer.
Origin of nobleman
1520-1530
First recorded in 1520-30; noble + -man
Related forms
noblemanly, adverb
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nobleman

/ˈnəʊbəlmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a man of noble rank, title, or status; peer; aristocrat
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Word Origin and History for nobleman
n.

c.1300, from noble (adj.) + man (n.). Noblewoman is from 1570s.

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