quadrilateral, quadrangle, tetragon(noun)
a four-sided polygon
a rectangular area surrounded on all sides by buildings
A geometric shape with four angles and four straight sides; a four-sided polygon.
A courtyard which is quadrangular.
The buildings forming the border of such a courtyard.
Origin: From quadrangle, from quadrangulum.
a plane figure having four angles, and consequently four sides; any figure having four angles
a square or quadrangular space or inclosure, such a space or court surrounded by buildings, esp. such a court in a college or public school in England
Origin: [F., fr. L. quadrangulum; quattuor four + angulus an angle. See Four, and Angle a corner.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kwod′rang-gl, n. a square surrounded by buildings: (geom.) a plane figure having four equal sides and angles: in the jargon of palmistry, the space between the line of the heart and that of the head.—adj. Quadrang′ular, of the form of a quadrangle.—adv. Quadrang′ularly. [Fr.,—L. quadrangulum—quatuor, four, angulus, an angle.]
The numerical value of quadrangle in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of quadrangle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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