What does creation mean?

Definitions for creationkriˈeɪ ʃən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. creation, creative activity(noun)

    the human act of creating

  2. creation(noun)

    an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone

  3. creation, conception(noun)

    the event that occurred at the beginning of something

    "from its creation the plan was doomed to failure"

  4. initiation, founding, foundation, institution, origination, creation, innovation, introduction, instauration(noun)

    the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new

    "she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"; "the foundation of a new scientific society"

  5. Creation(noun)

    (theology) God's act of bringing the universe into existence

  6. universe, existence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosm(noun)

    everything that exists anywhere

    "they study the evolution of the universe"; "the biggest tree in existence"

Wiktionary

  1. creation(Noun)

    An invention, artwork, etc.

    I think the manufacturer was so ashamed of its creation that it didn't put its name on it!

  2. creation(Noun)

    The act of creating something.

    The restructure resulted in the creation of a number of shared services.

  3. creation(Noun)

    All which exists.

    Let us pray to Christ, the King of all creation.

  4. Origin: From création, from creatio, creationis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Creation(noun)

    the act of creating or causing to exist. Specifically, the act of bringing the universe or this world into existence

  2. Creation(noun)

    that which is created; that which is produced or caused to exist, as the world or some original work of art or of the imagination; nature

  3. Creation(noun)

    the act of constituting or investing with a new character; appointment; formation

  4. Origin: [L. creatio: cf. F. cration. See Create.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2136

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4384

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'creation' in Nouns Frequency: #924

Anagrams for creation »

  1. actioner, anticore, reaction, reäction

  2. Actioner

  3. Anticore

  4. Reaction

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of creation in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of creation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Gaston Bachelard:

    Man is a creation of desire, not a creation of need.

  2. Maitri Upanishads:

    Where there is joy there is creation. Where there is no joy there is no creation know the nature of joy.

  3. Kabbalah:

    The pure impulse of dynamic creation is formless and being formless, the creation it gives rise to can assume any and every form.

  4. Anastasia Amoroso:

    If there's credit creation then chances are there is jobs creation and therefore earnings creation, it is very good for stocks, absolutely.

  5. Evy Hambro:

    Gold companies need to understand if people are going to give them capital they need to have transparency around investment decisions, they don't want capital ploughed back into the business chasing production growth rather than value creation.

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