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Definition of Nobility


  1. The quality or state of being noble; superiority of mind or of character; commanding excellence; eminence.
  2. The state of being of high rank or noble birth; patrician dignity; antiquity of family; distinction by rank, station, or title, whether inherited or conferred.
  3. Those who are noble; the collictive body of nobles or titled persons in a stste; the aristocratic and patrician class; the peerage; as, the English nobility.
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Nobility Translations

nobility in Danish is adel
nobility in Dutch is adel, edelen
nobility in French is noblesse
nobility in German is Adel {m}, Adelsstand {m}
nobility in Spanish is nobleza
nobility in Swedish is adel