nous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νοῦς (noûs) or νόος (nóos, mind).

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Noun[edit]

nous

  1. (philosophy) The mind or intellect, reason, both rational and emotional
  2. In Neoplatonism, the divine reason, regarded as first divine emanation.
  3. Common sense; practical intelligence.

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Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nous

  1. masculine plural form of nou (new)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

nous

  1. plural form of nou (nines)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

nous

  1. plural form of nou (nuts)

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Verb[edit]

nous

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of noure

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French nous, from Latin nos 'we'.

Pronoun[edit]

nous

  1. The plural personal pronoun in the first person:
    1. (subject pronoun) we.
    2. (object pronoun) us, to us.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek νοῦς (noûs) or νόος (nóos, mind).

Noun[edit]

nous m (plural nous)

  1. The nous, (divine) reason in philosophy.

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin nos.

Pronoun[edit]

nous

  1. we (subject pronoun)
  2. ourselves (reflexive pronoun)

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin nos

Pronoun[edit]

nous

  1. Alternative form of nos

Picard[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

nous

  1. we