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also No·el  (nō-ĕl′)
1. Christmas.
2. noël also noel A Christmas carol.

[Middle English noel, from Old French, variant of nael, from Latin nātālis (diēs), (day) of birth, from nātus, past participle of nāscī, to be born; see genə- in Indo-European roots.]


(nəʊˈɛl) or


1. (esp in carols) another word for Christmas
2. (Music, other) (often not capital) rare a Christmas carol
[C19: from French, from Latin nātālis a birthday; see natal1]



2. (l.c.) a Christmas song or carol.
[1805–15; < French: Christmas < Latin nātālis (diēs) birthday; see natal]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Noel - period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6Noel - period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6
Boxing Day - first weekday after Christmas
Jan, January - the first month of the year; begins 10 days after the winter solstice
Dec, December - the last (12th) month of the year
season - a recurrent time marked by major holidays; "it was the Christmas season"
عيد الميلاد


[nəʊˈel] NNavidad f




(nouˈel) noun
an old word for Christmas.
References in classic literature ?
Noel Vanstone remains at Brighton after the funeral.
Noel Vanstone succeeds to his father's property, he is the only human being possessed of pecuniary blessings who fails to inspire me with a feeling of unmitigated envy.
Noel Gallagher's band High Flying Birds got to No1 with their album Who Built the Moon?
Noel Gallagher with Oasis at the Cardiff International Arena in 1997
It will be a return to prime time Saturday night telly for Noel after a 17-year break.
It will be a triumphant return to prime time telly for Noel after a 17-year break.
It will be a triumphant return to prime time Saturday night telly for Noel after a 17-year break.
Known as a defensive specialist, the 6-foot-11 Noel, who was in Manila recently for an NBA event, said Filipinos certainly have the traits that could earn them a ticket to the top leagues in the world.
last February Noel's grand-nephew Paul Mooney is leading the search and is renewing his appeal to track down Noel, 78, who was last seen in his home city of Dublin in September 1967 and also has a 93-year-old brother living in Tile Hill.
Noel said: "I used to be really overweight and reached 20 stone.
Robyn will also be stepping in to the matinee performance of Noel, Noel at Theatr Ardudwy, Harlech on Sunday, December 8, at 2.
Noel hot only creates a solid contextual geography and history, but also delves into several major themes about community lire, such as population demographics, unemployment, family constructs, and community development.