What is nobleman?

  • (noun): A titled peer of the realm.
    Synonyms: Lord, noble

Some articles on nobleman:

Boys Of Steel - Background
... Nobleman revealed to Newsarama's Zack Smith that he first heard the origin story in high school, around 1988, but it wasn't until college graduation that he decided to write it up as a screenplay ... was unlikely to talk about Superman's beginnings discouraged Nobleman enough to give up the idea ... the creators (from which he cribbed his dialogue) and archival information gathered in Cleveland, Nobleman easily was able to build the framework for his version of the story ...
... Gjon Francesco Albani, Roman Catholic Cardinal Gjon Kastrioti, nobleman Gjon Kastrioti II, nobleman Gjon Buzuku, priest wrote the first known printed book in Albania, Meshari Gjon ...

Famous quotes containing the word nobleman:

    A jackass has that kind of strength, and puts it to a useful purpose, and is valuable to the world because he is a jackass; but a nobleman is not valuable because he is a jackass. It is a mixture that is always ineffectual, and should never have been attempted in the first place. And yet, once you start a mistake, the trouble is done and you never know what is going to come of it.
    Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835–1910)

    The usual picture of Socrates is of an ugly little plebeian who inspired a handsome young nobleman to write long dialogues on large topics.
    Richard Rorty (b. 1931)

    In this country, the village should in some respects take the place of the nobleman of Europe. It should be the patron of the fine arts. It is rich enough. It wants only the magnanimity and refinement.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)