Nobel

[ noh-bel ]
/ noʊˈbɛl /

noun

Al·fred Bern·hard [ahl-fred ber-nahrd] /ˈɑl frɛd ˈbɛr nɑrd/, 1833–96, Swedish engineer, manufacturer, and philanthropist.

Can be confused

Nobel noble (see synonym study at noble)
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Nobel

/ (nəʊˈbɛl) /

noun

Alfred Bernhard (ˈalfreːd ˈbæːrnhard). 1833–96, Swedish chemist and philanthropist, noted for his invention of dynamite (1866) and his bequest founding the Nobel prizes

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