Meaning of noumenon
Pronunciation: (n'mu-non"), [key]
— pl. -na
- the object, itself inaccessible to experience, to which a phenomenon is referred for the basis or cause of its sense content.
- a thing in itself, as distinguished from a phenomenon or thing as it appears.
- something that can be the object only of a purely intellectual, nonsensuous intuition.
- noumenon (Thesaurus)