norma (plural normas)

  1. A norm.
  2. A template.
  3. A square for measuring right angles.

Proper noun
  1. A female given name.
    • 1966 Agatha Christie, Third Girl, page 6:
      I wish I could remember that girl's Christian name. Something connected with a song...Thora? Speak to me, Thora, Thora, Thora. Something like that, or Myra? Myra, oh Myra my love is all for thee... Norma? Or do I mean Maritana? Norma - Norma Restarick. That's right, I'm sure.
Proper noun
  1. (constellation) An inconspicuous constellation of the southern sky, said to resemble a carpenter's square. It lies south of the constellations Scorpius and Centaurus.
  • French: Règle
  • German: Winkelmaß
  • Russian: Науго́льник
  • Spanish: Norma

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