Pronunciation: (nōnz),[key] —n.Eccles. the fifth of the seven canonical hours, or the service for it, originally fixed for the ninth hour of the day (or 3 p.m.).
Pronunciation: (nōnz),[key] —n.(used with a sing. or pl. v.) (in the ancient Roman calendar) the ninth day before the ides, both days included: the seventh of March, May, July, and October, and the fifth of the other months.