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  • as ingift
  • as ingod

synonyms for numen

  • ability
  • accomplishment
  • endowment
  • acquirement
  • aptness
  • attainment
  • attribute
  • bent
  • capability
  • capacity
  • faculty
  • flair
  • forte
  • genius
  • head
  • instinct
  • knack
  • leaning
  • nose
  • power
  • propensity
  • set
  • specialty
  • turn
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antonyms for numen

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  • inability
  • weakness
  • failure
  • impotence
  • incapacity
  • incompetence
  • ineptitude
  • ineptness
  • lack
  • miss
  • surrender
  • forfeit
  • loss
  • penalty
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    How to use numen in a sentence

    Another of the oaths prescribed by command of Caligula was “per numen Drusillæ.”
    A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
    The populus was the tree of Hercules, and the plane-tree was the “numen of Atridæ.”
    CULTUS ARBORUMANONYMOUS
    Nil praeter nubes et coeli numen adorant.They worship clouds and firmament alone.
    A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 3 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
    At id neque fleri potest, neque Christi sanctissimum numen approbat.
    THE LUSIADLUS DE CAMES
    The universe is directed by a ‘vis animae divina’ or ‘divinum numen’ (i. 250, 491).
    THE STUDENT'S COMPANION TO LATIN AUTHORSGEORGE MIDDLETON
    Pliny said of History: "Quanta potestas, quanta dignitas, quanta majestes, quantum denique numen sit historiae."
    PUBLICATIONS OF THE MISSISSIPPI HISTORICAL SOCIETY, VOLUME I (OF 14)MISSISSIPPI HISTORICAL SOCIETY
    I laughingly observed, that the "Nullum numen abest" had been honoured with an unexpected illustration.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE -- VOLUME 57, NO. 351, JANUARY 1845VARIOUS
    Remember your own motto, 'Nullum numen abest si sit prudentia'.
    THE PG EDITION OF CHESTERFIELD'S LETTERS TO HIS SONTHE EARL OF CHESTERFIELD
    Duplex apud poetas antiquiores habebatur hujusce nominis numen.
    BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IVARIOUS
    For the idea of a numen supremum did not exclude belief in the existence and manifestation of subordinate deities.
    HISTORY OF DOGMA, VOLUME 1 (OF 7)ADOLPH HARNACK
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO NUMEN

    • ability
    • accomplishment
    • acquirement
    • aptness
    • attainment
    • attribute
    • bent
    • capability
    • capacity
    • endowment
    • faculty
    • flair
    • forte
    • genius
    • head
    • instinct
    • knack
    • leaning
    • nose
    • numen
    • power
    • propensity
    • set
    • specialty
    • turn
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.