What does agrarian mean?

Definitions for agrarianəˈgrɛər i ən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)(adj)

    relating to rural matters

    "an agrarian (or agricultural) society"; "farming communities"


  1. agrarian(Noun)

    A person who advocates the political interests of working farmers

  2. agrarian(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to, the ownership, tenure and cultivation of land

  3. agrarian(Adjective)

    Agricultural or rural.

  4. Origin: From agrarien, from agrarius, from stem of ager + -arius

Webster Dictionary

  1. Agrarian(adj)

    pertaining to fields, or lands, or their tenure; esp., relating to an equal or equitable division of lands; as, the agrarian laws of Rome, which distributed the conquered and other public lands among citizens

  2. Agrarian(adj)

    wild; -- said of plants growing in the fields

  3. Agrarian(noun)

    one in favor of an equal division of landed property

  4. Agrarian(noun)

    an agrarian law

  5. Origin: [L. agrarius, fr. ager field.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Agrarian

    ag-rā′ri-an, adj. relating to land, or its management, as in 'agrarian crime,' &c., applied esp. to Roman laws for the equal distribution of the public lands: rural.—n. Agrā′rianism, an equal division of lands: a political movement in favour of interference with the ordinary conditions of private property in land. [L. agrariusager, a field. See Acre.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of agrarian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of agrarian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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