Top 47 N Words to Describe Someone You Love (+ Other “N” Love Words)

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Below, we’ve collected 47 love-related words that start with the letter N — both words to describe someone you love and words that more generally relate to love.

Scroll past our list for quotes about love that use some of these words!

Words to Describe Someone You Love

  1. Needed
  2. Noble:
    good character
  3. Nurturing
  4. Number-one:
    your favorite person
  5. Neighborly:
    friendly
  6. Non-conformist:
    unique
  7. Naughty
  8. Noetic:
    intellectual
  9. Nonstop:
    energetic
  10. Nugget:
    nickname
  11. Numinous:
    spiritual
  12. Nonchalant:
    calm
  13. Nifty
  14. Nonplussed:
    surprised
  15. Noticeable
  16. Nice
  17. Nimble:
    smart
  18. Non-committal
  19. Natty:
    smart and fashionable
  20. Nearsighted:
    sees close-up
  21. Nomad:
    likes to wander
  22. Notorious:
    bad reputation
  23. Nymph:
    spirited young woman
  24. Networker:
    connects with people
  25. Nervous
  26. Nuzzler:
    snuggler
  27. Nectareous:
    sweet
  28. Nervy:
    has courage
  29. Nimble-witted:
    quick thinker
  30. Neat-handed:
    poised

Other “N” Love Words

  1. Natural
  2. Nonpareil:
    unrivaled
  3. Neat
  4. Novelty:
    new
  5. Necessary
  6. Noticeable
  7. Never-failing
  8. Notable:
    unique
  9. Nifty
  10. Noteworthy:
    significant
  11. Nectareal:
    sweet
  12. Near
  13. Novel:
    interesting
  14. Nebulous:
    hazy or unclear
  15. Nonsensical:
    silly
  16. Negotiable:
    making compromises
  17. Normative:
    normal

Quotes Featuring the “N” Love Words

The following quotes make use of some of the love words that begin with N from our list:

  • “Love is like Pi: natural, irrational, and very important.” -Lisa Hoffman
  • Nurturing a feeling makes it proliferate. Choose wisely. Joy, kindness, love, and caring will illuminate your life.” -Amy Leigh Mercree
  • “It is not only necessary to love, it is necessary to say so.” -Unknown
  • “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.” -Anais Nin
  • “If the dead can come back to this earth and move unseen around those they loved, I shall always be near you; in the garish day and in the darkest night — amidst your happiest scenes and gloomiest hours — always, always.” -Paul Hoffman
  • “But love doesn’t do what’s easy. Love does what’s necessary and right.” -J. Grant Howard