normal vs universal universal vs normal

normal and universal both are nouns.

normal and universal both are adjectives.

As nouns, universal is a hyponym of normal; that is, universal is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than normal and universal is a type of normal with the definitions:
  • something regarded as a normative example
Other hyponyms of normal include mores, code of behavior, code of conduct.
normal (noun) universal (noun)
something regarded as a normative example (linguistics) a grammatical rule (or other linguistic feature) that is found in all languages
(logic) a proposition that asserts something of all members of a class
a behavioral convention or pattern characteristic of all members of a particular culture or of all human beings
coupling that connects two rotating shafts allowing freedom of movement in all directions
normal (adjective) universal (adjective)
conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal of worldwide scope or applicability
in accordance with scientific laws applicable to or common to all members of a group or set
being approximately average or within certain limits in e.g. intelligence and development adapted to various purposes, sizes, forms, operations
forming a right angle