follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

noumenal

[noo-muh-nl] /ˈnu mə nl/
adjective
1.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; noumen(on) + -al1
Related forms
noumenalism, noun
noumenalist, noun
noumenality, noun
noumenally, adverb
nonnoumenal, adjective
nonnoumenally, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for noumenal
adj.

1803, from noumenon + -al (1).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for noumenal

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for noumenal

10
15
Scrabble Words With Friends