What does CHILDREN mean?

Definitions for CHILDREN
ˈtʃɪl drənCHILDREN

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

Wiktionary

  1. children(Noun)

    More than one son or daughter, or none. Offspring.

    Etymology: From children, alteration of earlier childre, from cildru, cildra, plural of cild, equivalent to .

  2. children(Noun)

    More than one young person, or none.

    There are no children absent from classes today

    Etymology: From children, alteration of earlier childre, from cildru, cildra, plural of cild, equivalent to .

  3. children(Noun)

    Members of a tribe.

    The children of Israel

    Etymology: From children, alteration of earlier childre, from cildru, cildra, plural of cild, equivalent to .

  4. children(Noun)

    Things or abstractions derived from or caused by something.

    Poverty, disease, and despair are the children of war.

    Etymology: From children, alteration of earlier childre, from cildru, cildra, plural of cild, equivalent to .

  5. children(Noun)

    Plural form of child.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Children

    of Child

  2. Children(noun)

    pl. of Child

Freebase

  1. Children

    "Children" is a song by Italian trance composer Robert Miles, released in November 1995 as the lead single from his album Dreamland. The song is Miles' most successful single, being certified Gold and Platinum in several countries and it reached number one in more than 12 countries. Miles created several remixes himself with an additional remix by Tilt.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. children

    Exquisite caskets of flesh that hold the scrolls of all our deeds.

Editors Contribution

  1. children

    Plural form of the word child.

    The children were so beautiful to watch playing as they are so kind and loving.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

Suggested Resources

  1. children

    Song lyrics by children -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by children on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CHILDREN' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #170

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CHILDREN' in Written Corpus Frequency: #285

How to pronounce CHILDREN?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say CHILDREN in sign language?

  1. children

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHILDREN in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CHILDREN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of CHILDREN in a Sentence

  1. Vander Plaats:

    This isn’t about being anti-gay, this is about a destructive conference for children.

  2. Nicolas Maduro:

    Even if oil falls to $0, our children have everything guaranteed for them, their access to health care, education, everything.

  3. Sandra Arevalo:

    We have been conducting our program as an after school program that meets twice per week for two hours, during these two hours we talk about eating healthy, practice basic cooking skills, exercise and teach children useful tips to maintain good health.

  4. Irwin Redlener:

    It's rarely going to be a direct cause-and-effect, a storm would not cause a well-balanced kid to kill themselves. But this is mostly worrisome for the vulnerable children -- that is, (children) who have had some preexisting challenges like depression ... Kids who tend to be loners and not very communicative. Kids with other types of mental health conditions ... This is the last straw.

  5. Janeane Davis:

    My own children do not have grandparents in their lives and they feel the loss, they notice the great times their friends have with grandparents and wish they had stories like that of their own.

Images & Illustrations of CHILDREN

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