What does civic mean?

Definitions for civicˈsɪv ɪk

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. civic(adj)

    of or relating or belonging to a city

    "civic center"; "civic problems"

  2. civil, civic(adj)

    of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals

    "civil rights"; "civil liberty"; "civic duties"; "civic pride"

Wiktionary

  1. civic(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or belonging to a city, a citizen, or citizenship; municipal or civil.

    Thousands of people came to the Civic Center to show off their civic pride.

  2. Origin: From civicus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Civic(adj)

    relating to, or derived from, a city or citizen; relating to man as a member of society, or to civil affairs

  2. Origin: [L.civicus, fr. civis citizen. See City.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'civic' in Adjectives Frequency: #1033

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of civic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of civic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Shane Leslie:

    The American sign of civic progress is to tear down the familiar and erect the monstrous.

  2. Barack Obama:

    Deval, you done good, man, you started with an outstanding state but you've burnished it and polished it and most importantly you've gotten people involved and made people believe in civic engagement.

  3. John Ashcroft:

    Unique among the nations, America recognized the source of our character as being godly and eternal, not being civic and temporal. And because we have understood that our source is eternal, America has been different. We have no king but Jesus.

  4. Peter Hero:

    Silicon Valley is becoming Aspen, silicon Valley's becoming a region of rich people and Silicon Valley servants, and Silicon Valley shouldn't be that way. There's not a sense of community. There's not a sense of civic engagement and civic responsibility...

  5. Rafal Chwedoruk:

    Kopacz is saving what she still can from the government, and from Civic Platform as a party ahead of the elections, civic Platform at the moment is at a crossroads: either the chaos will be contained, or, in a short while, politicians will gradually begin to jump ship.

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