What does Atlantic mean?

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ætˈlæn tɪkAt·lantic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean(adj)

    the 2nd largest ocean; separates North and South America on the west from Europe and Africa on the east

  2. Atlantic(adj)

    relating to or bordering the Atlantic Ocean

    "Atlantic currents"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Atlantic(adj)

    of or pertaining to Mt. Atlas in Libya, and hence applied to the ocean which lies between Europe and Africa on the east and America on the west; as, the Atlantic Ocean (called also the Atlantic); the Atlantic basin; the Atlantic telegraph

    Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]

  2. Atlantic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the isle of Atlantis

    Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]

  3. Atlantic(adj)

    descended from Atlas

    Etymology: [L. Atlanticus, fr. Atlas. See Atlas and Atlantes.]

Freebase

  1. Atlantic

    Atlantic is a city in, and the county seat of, Cass County, Iowa, United States, located along the East Nishnabotna River. The population was 7,112 in the 2010 census, a decline from the 7,257 population in the 2000 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Atlantic

    at-lan′tik, adj. pertaining to Atlas, or to the Atlantic Ocean.—n. the ocean between Europe, Africa, and America. [From Mount Atlas, in the north-west of Africa, named from the Titan, Atlas.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. atlantic

    The sea which separates Europe and Africa from the Americas, so named from the elevated range called the Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

Editors Contribution

  1. Atlantic

    A type of ocean with known coordinates.

    The Atlantic ocean has known coordinates and is documented on various types of paper and digital maps.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 19, 2017  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Atlantic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4071

How to pronounce Atlantic?

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How to say Atlantic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Atlantic in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Atlantic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Atlantic in a Sentence

  1. Robert Daly:

    It's a gross negligence of leadership, have Atlantic Council ever heard the American president say to other nations,' Atlantic Council are in this together and Atlantic Council want to work closely with you every day to guarantee the health of all of our people' ? Atlantic Council's not hard to say.

  2. Jeb Bush:

    What Donald Trump did was use eminent domain to try to take the property of an elderly woman on the strip in Atlantic City.

  3. Atlantic League:

    After that, were relatively confident thats its going to spread through organized baseball, were very excited about what this portends not only for our league but for the future of baseball. What we know is technology can help umpires be more accurate and were committed to that. We think the Atlantic League is being a pioneer for all of the sport.

  4. Alex Crisses:

    Synaptive marks the first investment by General Atlantic in the medical device sector, which speaks volumes to the attractive market opportunity we see in the healthcare technology industry

  5. Stephen Ambrose, D-Day, page 577:

    During the Second World War, the Germans took four years to build the Atlantic Wall. On four beaches it held up the Allies for about an hour; at Omaha it held up the U.S. for less than one day. The Atlantic Wall must therefore be regarded as one of the greatest blunders in military history.

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