What does version mean?

Definitions for versionˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. version(noun)

    an interpretation of a matter from a particular viewpoint

    "his version of the fight was different from mine"

  2. version, variant, variation, edition(noun)

    something a little different from others of the same type

    "an experimental version of the night fighter"; "a variant of the same word"; "an emery wheel is the modern variation of a grindstone"; "the boy is a younger edition of his father"

  3. adaptation, version(noun)

    a written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form

    "the play is an adaptation of a short novel"

  4. translation, interlingual rendition, rendering, version(noun)

    a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language

  5. interpretation, reading, version(noun)

    a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

  6. version(noun)

    manual turning of a fetus in the uterus (usually to aid delivery)

Wiktionary

  1. version(Noun)

    A specific form or variation of something.

  2. version(Noun)

    A translation from one language to another.

    It's in the King James Version only.

  3. version(Noun)

    An account or description from a particular point of view, especially as contrasted with another account

    He gave another version of the affair.

  4. version(Noun)

    A particular revision (of software, firmware, CPU, etc.).

  5. version(Noun)

    A condition of the uterus in which its axis is deflected from its normal position without being bent upon itself. See anteversion and retroversion.

  6. version(Noun)

    An eye movement involving both eyes moving synchronously and symmetrically in the same direction.

  7. Origin: From version, from versio, from verto. Used in English since 16th century.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Version(noun)

    a change of form, direction, or the like; transformation; conversion; turning

  2. Version(noun)

    a condition of the uterus in which its axis is deflected from its normal position without being bent upon itself. See Anteversion, and Retroversion

  3. Version(noun)

    the act of translating, or rendering, from one language into another language

  4. Version(noun)

    a translation; that which is rendered from another language; as, the Common, or Authorized, Version of the Scriptures (see under Authorized); the Septuagint Version of the Old Testament

  5. Version(noun)

    an account or description from a particular point of view, especially as contrasted with another account; as, he gave another version of the affair

  6. Origin: [F., from L. vertere, versum, to turn, to change, to translate. See Verse.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'version' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1236

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'version' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2411

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'version' in Nouns Frequency: #421

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of version in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of version in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Obama:

    There’s no doubt what Belgium needs is a version of Politico.

  2. Judy Garland:

    Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.

  3. Judy Garland:

    Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of someone else.

  4. Judy Garland:

    Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.

  5. Salman Rushdie:

    A book is a version of the world. If you do not like it, ignore it or offer your own version in return.

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