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  1. midday.
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Origin of midnoon

First recorded in 1570–80; mid- + noon
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Examples from the Web for midnoon

Historical Examples

  • A 'mousing owl' would have seen better at midnoon than to have done it.

    The Works of Whittier, Volume VI (of VII)

    John Greenleaf Whittier

  • It was midnoon, and many miles had been passed, when the banker turned down a green lane and quickened his pace.

    Ernest Maltravers, Complete

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton