Definitions for réunionriˈyun yən, reɪ-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word réunion

Princeton's WordNet

  1. reunion(noun)

    a party of former associates who have come together again

  2. reunion, reunification(noun)

    the act of coming together again

    "monetary unification precipitated the reunification of the German state in October 1990"

Wiktionary

  1. reunion(Noun)

    The process or act of reuniting.

  2. reunion(Noun)

    A planned event at which members of a dispersed group meet together.

    Are you going to the reunion this year?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reunion(noun)

    a second union; union formed anew after separation, secession, or discord; as, a reunion of parts or particles of matter; a reunion of parties or sects

  2. Reunion(noun)

    an assembling of persons who have been separated, as of a family, or the members of a disbanded regiment; an assembly so composed

  3. Origin: [Pref. re- + union: cf. F. runion.]

Freebase

  1. Reunion

    "Reunion" is episode 10 of season 2 in the television show Angel.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reunion

    rē-ūn′yun, n. a union after separation: an assembly or social gathering. [Fr. réunionre-, again, union, union.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Reunion

    (formerly Île de Bourbon) (166), mostly Creoles, a French island in the Indian Ocean, 358 m. E. of Madagascar, 38 m. by 28; a volcanic range intersects the island; the scenery is fine; streams plentiful, but small; one-third of the land is uncultivated, and grows fruits, sugar (chief export), coffee, spices, &c. St. Denis (33), on the N. coast, is the capital; has been a French possession since 1649.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Reunion

    One of the Indian Ocean Islands, east of Madagascar. Its capital is Saint-Denis. It was discovered in 1507 by the Portuguese and claimed by France in 1638. It was first colonized in 1662 as Isle de Bourbon but renamed Reunion in 1793. In 1946 it was made an overseas department of France. The name commemorates the reunion of the revolutionaries from Marseilles with the National Guard in Paris in 1792. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1011; Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p454; French Embassy)

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of réunion in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of réunion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. French President Francois Hollande:

    I really wish all these issues to be solved by the ministers' reunion.

  2. Tryon Edwards:

    Every parting is a form of death, as every reunion is a type of heaven.

  3. Mary Ida Doan:

    It's like a reunion, my October wouldn't be My October without My October.

  4. Warren Truss:

    It's credible that debris from MH370 could have reached the Reunion Islands by now.

  5. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak:

    The international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on Reunion Island is indeed from MH370.

Images & Illustrations of réunion


Translations for réunion

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for réunion »

Translation

Find a translation for the réunion definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these réunion definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"réunion." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 25 Jun 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/réunion>.

Are we missing a good definition for réunion? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for réunion:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.