What does PAGE mean?

Definitions for PAGEpeɪdʒ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PAGE.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. page(noun)

    one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains

  2. Page, Sir Frederick Handley Page(noun)

    English industrialist who pioneered in the design and manufacture of aircraft (1885-1962)

  3. Page, Thomas Nelson Page(noun)

    United States diplomat and writer about the Old South (1853-1922)

  4. page, pageboy(noun)

    a boy who is employed to run errands

  5. page(noun)

    a youthful attendant at official functions or ceremonies such as legislative functions and weddings

  6. page, varlet(verb)

    in medieval times a youth acting as a knight's attendant as the first stage in training for knighthood

  7. page(verb)

    contact, as with a pager or by calling somebody's name over a P.A. system

  8. page(verb)

    work as a page

    "He is paging in Congress this summer"

  9. foliate, paginate, page(verb)

    number the pages of a book or manuscript

GCIDE

  1. page(v. t.)

    To call out a person's name in a public place, so as to deliver a message, as in a hospital, restaurant, etc.

  2. page(v. t.)

    To call a person on a pager.

Wiktionary

  1. Page(ProperNoun)

    for someone who was a servant.

  2. Origin: Via from Latin pagina.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Page(noun)

    a serving boy; formerly, a youth attending a person of high degree, especially at courts, as a position of honor and education; now commonly, in England, a youth employed for doing errands, waiting on the door, and similar service in households; in the United States, a boy employed to wait upon the members of a legislative body

  2. Page(noun)

    a boy child

  3. Page(noun)

    a contrivance, as a band, pin, snap, or the like, to hold the skirt of a woman's dress from the ground

  4. Page(noun)

    a track along which pallets carrying newly molded bricks are conveyed to the hack

  5. Page(noun)

    any one of several species of beautiful South American moths of the genus Urania

  6. Page(verb)

    to attend (one) as a page

  7. Page(noun)

    one side of a leaf of a book or manuscript

  8. Page(noun)

    fig.: A record; a writing; as, the page of history

  9. Page(noun)

    the type set up for printing a page

  10. Page(verb)

    to mark or number the pages of, as a book or manuscript; to furnish with folios

  11. Origin: [F., fr. L. pagina; prob. akin to pagere, pangere, to fasten, fix, make, the pages or leaves being fastened together. Cf. Pact, Pageant, Pagination.]

Freebase

  1. Page

    A page or page boy is traditionally a young male servant, but may also have been used for a messenger at the service of a nobleman or an apprentice knight. The origin of the term is uncertain, but may either from the Latin pagius (servant), possibly linked to peasant or an earlier Greek word παῖς

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Page

    pāj, n. a boy attending on a person of distinction: a young lad employed as attendant: a contrivance for holding up a woman's skirt in walking.—n. Page′hood, condition of a page. [Fr. page; acc. to Littré, prob. from Low L. pagensis, a peasant—L. pagus, a village; acc. to Diez, but hardly with probability, through the It. paggio, from Gr. paidion, dim. of pais, paidos, a boy.]

  2. Page

    pāj, n. one side of a written or printed leaf—4 pages in a folio sheet, 8 in a quarto, 16 in an octavo, 24 in a duodecimo, 36 in an octodecimo: a book, record, or source of knowledge: the type, illustrations, &c. arranged for printing one side of a leaf: (pl.) writings.—v.t. to number the pages of.—adj. Pag′inal.—v.t. Pag′ināte, to mark with consecutive numbers, to page.—ns. Paginā′tion, the act of paging a book: the figures and marks that indicate the number of pages; Pā′ging, the marking or numbering of the pages of a book. [Fr.,—L. pagina, a thing fastened—pangĕre, to fasten.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAGE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1036

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAGE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #621

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAGE' in Nouns Frequency: #266

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAGE in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAGE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    A blank page has more power than a full page with blind thoughts.

  2. Tom Tooma:

    If the cornea was a 500-page book, the inlay goes at about page 200.

  3. Earl Warren:

    The sports page records people's accomplishments The front page nothing but their failures.

  4. Michael Kirby:

    It's part of the testimony of one witness whose testimony is referred to on one page of a 350-page report that includes the testimony of hundreds of other people, so keep it in proportion.

  5. Neil Postman:

    The whole problem with news on television comes down to this: all the words uttered in an hour of news coverage could be printed on page of a newspaper. And the world cannot be understood in one page.

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