venue, locale, locus(noun)
the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)
in law: the jurisdiction where a trial will be held
A place, especially the one where a given event is to happen.
A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid.
A bout; a hit; a turn. See venew.
Sport venue: a stadium or similar building in which a sporting competition is held.
Origin: From venue feminine past participle of verb venir.
a neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid
a bout; a hit; a turn. See Venew
Origin: [F. venue a coming, arrival, fr. venir to come, L. venire; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See Come, and cf. Venew, Veney.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ven′ū, n. (Shak.) a hit in fencing: a bout or match: a lunge, thrust. [O. Fr.,—L. venīre, to come.]
ven′ū, n. (law) the place where an action is laid: the district from which a jury comes to try a question of fact: in England, usually the county where a crime is alleged to have been committed.—Change of venue, change of place of trial; Lay the venue, to specify the place where the trial is to be held. [A particular use of preceding word, but confused with O. Fr. visne, neighbourhood—L. vicinia, neighbourhood.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'venue' in Nouns Frequency: #2076
The numerical value of venue in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of venue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Is your favorite news anchorman secured to any solid stancion on the Television Venue?
We want to change the conditions of the Ghadames dialogue and change therefore the venue.
Whether we're designing for the Olympics or the World Cup, we're always actually thinking ahead to what we're going to do with the venue after that event, and I think there's a history in recent years of relatively few examples that have done that very well.
I can't imagine this announcement would be made in a public press conference if there was going to be something that was going to awaken and evoke the rawness of all of this once again, i don't think we would be hearing it spoken in that venue if that were the case.
Over the last 50 years corporate interests have changed stadiums more than anything else. Years ago, stadiums were just bare concrete and no seats, just bleachers, today, it's a lot more about the corporate experience -- the internal lounge, corporate boxes, restaurants. Which means that people are coming to the venue an hour or two before the event and not leaving for an hour or two afterwards.
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- seu, escena, local, jurisdiccióCatalan, Valencian
- Schauplatz, Austragungsort, Örtlichkeit, Stätte, TagungsortGerman
- cancha, lugar de encuentroSpanish
- محل دادرسیPersian
- tapahtumapaikka, kisapaikkaFinnish
- salle, lieuFrench
- מָקוֹם מִפגָשׁHebrew
- собиралиште, местоMacedonian
- arrangementssted, skueplassNorwegian
- sala de espectáculos, palco, foroPortuguese
- место встречи, место сбораRussian
- місце зустрічіUkrainian
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