What does kneeling mean?

Definitions for kneeling

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. kneel, kneeling(noun)

    supporting yourself on your knees

Wiktionary

  1. kneeling(Noun)

    The act by which someone kneels.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kneeling

    of Kneel

Freebase

  1. Kneeling

    Kneeling is a human position in which the weight is distributed on the knees and feet on a surface close to horizontal. The position of kneeling may be assumed for practical reasons and for reasons of social or religious custom.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kneeling in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kneeling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Trooper Ed Andersson:

    I saw a male subject kneeling and holding a female in his arms.

  2. Abdul Waheed Bahaduri:

    As they were kneeling for the second round of praying, men armed with small handguns fitted with silencers came in and shot everyone from behind.

  3. Mickey Mehta:

    Whenever you do begin to love someone open up and flow, speak your heart and let the person know, because it's about exchange of feeling even if one is uptight and the other is kneeling, don't crawl, jump hit the ceiling. Don't think simply link, acknowledge & look into the eyes, smile at your lover and MickeyMize.

  4. Liz Throssell:

    One of these videos, which emerged on 9 June, shows four men kneeling with their hands tied behind their backs who are shot dead as al-Werfalli watches, the latest video, which was posted on social media this month, seems to shows LNA fighters kicking and taunting prisoners, while al-Werfalli is apparently heard accusing two men who have their hands tied behind their backs of belonging to terrorist groups.

  5. Prime Minister Tony Abbott:

    ... Kneeling before the death cult flag with a knife in his hand and a machete before him one of those arrested said this: 'I swear to almighty Allah, we will carry out the first implementation for the soldiers of the caliphate in Australia', he went on to say ... 'I swear to almighty Allah, blond people, there is no room for blame between you and us. We only are ... stabbing the kidneys and striking the necks’.

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Translations for kneeling

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • घुटना टेककरHindi

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