What does oakland mean?

Definitions for oaklandˈoʊk lənd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Oakland(noun)

    a city in western California on San Francisco Bay opposite San Francisco; primarily and industrial urban center


  1. Oakland(ProperNoun)

    the eighth-largest city in the U.S. state of California


  1. Oakland

    Oakland is the academic, cultural, and healthcare center of Pittsburgh and is Pennsylvania's third largest "Downtown". Only Center City Philadelphia and Downtown Pittsburgh can claim more economic and social activity than Oakland. The neighborhood is urban and diverse and is home to several universities, museums, and hospitals, as well as an abundance of shopping, restaurants, and students. Oakland is home to the Schenley Farms National Historic District which encompasses two city designated historic districts: the mostly residential Schenley Farms Historic District and the predominantly institutional Oakland Civic Center Historic District. The Pittsburgh Fire Bureau has Fire Station No. 14 on McKee Place and Fire Station No. 10 on Allequippa Street in Oakland.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Oakland

    on the E. coast of the Bay of San Francisco, 4½ m. across from San Francisco city, is the capital of Alameda County, California, a beautiful city with tree-lined streets, surrounded by vineyards and orchards; it has a home of the adult blind of the State, manufactures of textile and iron goods, and fruit-canning industries, and is the terminus of the Southern Pacific Railroad.

Editors Contribution

  1. oakland

    an oak incorporated and operational in a residence


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oakland in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oakland in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Libby Schaaf:

    Occupy was a very costly experience for Oakland and I am very committed to ensuring we never face this level of liability again.

  2. Actor Darius McCrary:

    I've spent all my career in Hollywood and have NEVER been arrested once, i fly in to Oakland County 2 resolve issues and u guys got jokes?

  3. Michael Haddad:

    We have gotten fewer calls of concern about the Oakland Police Department, we used to get more calls about shootings and just incidental use of force.

  4. Robert Boland:

    I think Oakland Raiders feel like Oakland Raiders have the most transportable fans in any sport, and( if they relocate) they would be reconnecting, not with their core fans, but with a richer base of fans, demographically wealthier and more able to support a team in Los Angeles.

  5. Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf:

    With the abrupt resignation of Sean Whent last week, we sought to have seamless leadership of the Oakland Police Department and selected an individual who understood the dynamics in Oakland and who...could hit the ground running, however, I have just received information that has caused me to lose confidence in Ben Fairow's ability to lead the Oakland Police Department at this particular moment in time.

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